JEFFREY LAWRENCE SCHNIPPER

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inpatient management of diabetes and hyperglycemia among general medicine patients at a large teaching hospital
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:145-50. 2006
  2. pmc Development of a tool within the electronic medical record to facilitate medication reconciliation after hospital discharge
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Hospitalist Service, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:309-13. 2011
  3. pmc Rationale and design of the Multicenter Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS)
    Amanda H Salanitro
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:230. 2013
  4. pmc Effects of an online personal health record on medication accuracy and safety: a cluster-randomized trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:728-34. 2012
  5. pmc Hospital readmission in general medicine patients: a prediction model
    Omar Hasan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:211-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a subcutaneous insulin protocol, clinical education, and computerized order set on the quality of inpatient management of hyperglycemia: results of a clinical trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Academic Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:16-27. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a web-based patient portal linked to an electronic health record designed to improve medication safety: the Patient Gateway medications module
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Academic Hospitalist Service and Associate Physician, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Inform Prim Care 16:147-55. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Effect of an electronic medication reconciliation application and process redesign on potential adverse drug events: a cluster-randomized trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:771-80. 2009
  9. pmc "Smart Forms" in an Electronic Medical Record: documentation-based clinical decision support to improve disease management
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:513-23. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of documentation-based decision support on chronic disease management
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:SP72-81. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Inpatient management of diabetes and hyperglycemia among general medicine patients at a large teaching hospital
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:145-50. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Development of a tool within the electronic medical record to facilitate medication reconciliation after hospital discharge
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Hospitalist Service, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:309-13. 2011
    ..Review of feedback identified several usability issues that will inform subsequent versions of the tool and provide generalizable lessons for how best to design medication reconciliation tools for this setting...
  3. pmc Rationale and design of the Multicenter Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS)
    Amanda H Salanitro
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:230. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Effects of an online personal health record on medication accuracy and safety: a cluster-randomized trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:728-34. 2012
    ..To determine the effects of a personal health record (PHR)-linked medications module on medication accuracy and safety...
  5. pmc Hospital readmission in general medicine patients: a prediction model
    Omar Hasan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:211-9. 2010
    ..Previous studies of hospital readmission have focused on specific conditions or populations and generated complex prediction models...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a subcutaneous insulin protocol, clinical education, and computerized order set on the quality of inpatient management of hyperglycemia: results of a clinical trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Academic Hospitalist Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:16-27. 2009
    ..Inpatient hyperglycemia is associated with poor patient outcomes. It is unknown how best to implement glycemic management strategies in the non-intensive care unit (ICU) setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a web-based patient portal linked to an electronic health record designed to improve medication safety: the Patient Gateway medications module
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Academic Hospitalist Service and Associate Physician, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Inform Prim Care 16:147-55. 2008
    ..Further analyses will determine the effects of this module on important medication-related outcomes and identify further enhancements needed to improve on this approach...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of an electronic medication reconciliation application and process redesign on potential adverse drug events: a cluster-randomized trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:771-80. 2009
    ..We sought to measure the impact of an information technology-based medication reconciliation intervention on medication discrepancies with potential for harm (potential adverse drug events [PADEs])...
  9. pmc "Smart Forms" in an Electronic Medical Record: documentation-based clinical decision support to improve disease management
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:513-23. 2008
    ..The current version of the Smart Form is designed around two chronic diseases: coronary artery disease and diabetes mellitus. The Smart Form has potential to improve the care of patients with both acute and chronic conditions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of documentation-based decision support on chronic disease management
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:SP72-81. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether a new documentation-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) is effective in addressing deficiencies in the care of patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) and diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of a computerized order set on the inpatient management of hyperglycemia: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    Endocr Pract 16:209-18. 2010
    ..To determine the effects of a computerized order set on the inpatient management of diabetes and hyperglycemia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of pharmacist counseling in preventing adverse drug events after hospitalization
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Program, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:565-71. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to identify drug-related problems during and after hospitalization and to determine the effect of patient counseling and follow-up by pharmacists on preventable ADEs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic yield and utility of neurovascular ultrasonography in the evaluation of patients with syncope
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02120 1613, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:480-8. 2005
    ..To determine the diagnostic utility of neurovascular ultrasonography (transcranial Doppler and carotid ultrasonography) in patients with syncope...
  14. doi request reprint Society of Hospital Medicine Glycemic Control Task Force summary: practical recommendations for assessing the impact of glycemic control efforts
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitalist Service and Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:66-75. 2008
  15. doi request reprint Improving glycemic control in medical inpatients: a pilot study
    Jennifer M Trujillo
    Northeastern University School of Pharmacy, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:55-63. 2008
    ..Inpatient hyperglycemia is associated with poor patient outcomes. Current guidelines recommend that in an inpatient non-ICU setting there be treatment to achieve a glucose level below 180 mg/dL...
  16. pmc Rationale and design of the Pharmacist Intervention for Low Literacy in Cardiovascular Disease (PILL-CVD) study
    Jeffrey L Schnipper
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:212-9. 2010
    ..Pharmacist-based interventions may be effective in promoting the safe and effective use of medications, especially among high-risk patients such as those with low health literacy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Discharge documentation of patients discharged to subacute facilities: a three-year quality improvement process across an integrated health care system
    Esteban Gandara
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 36:243-51. 2010
    ..Partners Healthcare (Boston) has been engaged in a multi-year process to measure and improve the quality of documentation of all patients discharged from its five acute care hospitals to subacute facilities...
  18. pmc Classifying and predicting errors of inpatient medication reconciliation
    Jennifer R Pippins
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1414-22. 2008
    ..Failure to reconcile medications across transitions in care is an important source of potential harm to patients. Little is known about the predictors of unintentional medication discrepancies and how, when, and where they occur...
  19. doi request reprint Complementary methods of system usability evaluation: surveys and observations during software design and development cycles
    Jan Horsky
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, USA
    J Biomed Inform 43:782-90. 2010
    ..Appropriate use of these methods consistently during development may significantly improve system usability and contribute to higher adoption rates among clinicians and to improved quality of care...
  20. pmc Implementing practice-linked pre-visit electronic journals in primary care: patient and physician use and satisfaction
    Jonathan S Wald
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:502-6. 2010
    ..013), helpful to patients in visit preparation (66% vs 20%; p=0.082), and would recommend them to colleagues (78% vs 22%; p=0.0143). eJournal integration into practice warrants further study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Documentation-based clinical decision support to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, BC 3 2X, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Inform Prim Care 17:231-40. 2009
    ..Electronic health record (EHR)-based clinical decision support has the potential to improve antibiotic prescribing for ARIs...
  22. pmc Self-reported familiarity with acute respiratory infection guidelines and antibiotic prescribing in primary care
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:469-75. 2010
    ..We sought to determine if self-reported familiarity with acute respiratory infection (ARI) antibiotic treatment guidelines was associated with reduced or more appropriate antibiotic prescribing for ARIs in primary care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Electronic health record feedback to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:e311-9. 2010
    ..To examine whether the Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) Quality Dashboard, an electronic health record (EHR)-based feedback system, changed antibiotic prescribing...
  24. doi request reprint Communication and information deficits in patients discharged to rehabilitation facilities: an evaluation of five acute care hospitals
    Esteban Gandara
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:E28-33. 2009
    ..The quality of discharge documentation in patients discharged to rehabilitation centers and other subacute facilities is less well studied than that of patients discharged home...
  25. ncbi request reprint Decision support for acute problems: the role of the standardized patient in usability testing
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 39:648-55. 2006
    ..Standardized patients should be considered for usability testing, especially if an application is to be used during the patient interview...
  26. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a web-based patient portal linked to an ambulatory care electronic health record: patient gateway for diabetes collaborative care
    Richard W Grant
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 8:576-86. 2006
    ....
  27. pmc Design and implementation of an application and associated services to support interdisciplinary medication reconciliation efforts at an integrated healthcare delivery network
    Eric G Poon
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Suite 201, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:581-92. 2006
    ..Results from early pilot testing suggest that this new medication reconciliation process is well accepted by clinicians and has significant potential to prevent medication errors during transitions of care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Empowering patients to improve the quality of their care: design and implementation of a shared health maintenance module in a US integrated healthcare delivery network
    Eric G Poon
    Partners Information Systems, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:1002-6. 2007
    ..Further research will determine the long term impact and sustainability of this approach...
  29. pmc Evaluation of an inpatient computerized medication reconciliation system
    Alexander Turchin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:449-52. 2008
    ..Most users agreed that medication reconciliation improves patient care but requested tighter integration of the different stages of the medication reconciliation process. Further training may be helpful in improving user efficiency...
  30. ncbi request reprint Deficits in discharge documentation in patients transferred to rehabilitation facilities on anticoagulation: results of a systemwide evaluation
    Esteban Gandara
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:460-3. 2008
    ..Anticoagulation is a commonly prescribed and effective therapy for several medical conditions but requires detailed communication among clinicians to avoid adverse patient outcomes following hospital discharge...
  31. doi request reprint Practice-linked online personal health records for type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled trial
    Richard W Grant
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 9 Staniford St, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1776-82. 2008
    ..Web-based personal health records (PHRs) have been advocated as a means to improve type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) care. However, few Web-based systems are linked directly to the electronic medical record (EMR) used by physicians...
  32. doi request reprint Implementation of a physician assistant/hospitalist service in an academic medical center: impact on efficiency and patient outcomes
    Christopher L Roy
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Hospitalist Service, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:361-8. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Using qualitative studies to improve the usability of an EMR
    Alan F Rose
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 01752, USA
    J Biomed Inform 38:51-60. 2005
    ..We used the findings of these studies to recommend design changes to the user interface of the results management module...

Research Grants1

  1. Using Information Systems to Improve Cardiac Prevention
    Jeffrey Schnipper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Schnipper's development as an independent researcher in improving the quality of care of patients with CAD. ..