Alissa L Russ

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Investigating the role of ischemia vs. elevated hydrostatic pressure associated with acute obstructive uropathy
    Alissa L Russ
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, 206 S Martin Jischke Dr, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1791, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 37:1415-24. 2009
  2. doi Design and Evaluation of an Electronic Override Mechanism for Medication Alerts to Facilitate Communication Between Prescribers and Pharmacists
    Alissa L Russ
    Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affiars VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 49:761-9. 2015
  3. ncbi Design and implementation of a hospital-based usability laboratory: insights from a Department of Veterans Affairs laboratory for health information technology
    Alissa L Russ
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:531-40. 2012
  4. doi Electronic health information in use: Characteristics that support employee workflow and patient care
    Alissa L Russ
    Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Health Informatics J 16:287-305. 2010
  5. doi Prescribers' interactions with medication alerts at the point of prescribing: A multi-method, in situ investigation of the human-computer interaction
    Alissa L Russ
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 81:232-43. 2012
  6. pmc Applying human factors principles to alert design increases efficiency and reduces prescribing errors in a scenario-based simulation
    Alissa L Russ
    Center for Health Information and Communication, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e287-96. 2014
  7. ncbi A Novel Design for Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts Improves Prescribing Efficiency
    Alissa L Russ
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Health Information and Communication HSR and D CHIC, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center VAMC, Indianapolis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 41:396-405. 2015
  8. pmc You and me and the computer makes three: variations in exam room use of the electronic health record
    Jason J Saleem
    Human Factors, Office of Informatics and Analytics, Veterans Health Administration, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e147-51. 2014
  9. pmc A human factors investigation of medication alerts: barriers to prescriber decision-making and clinical workflow
    Alissa L Russ
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice CIEBP, Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:548-52. 2009
  10. doi Exploring the persistence of paper with the electronic health record
    Jason J Saleem
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Int J Med Inform 78:618-28. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi Investigating the role of ischemia vs. elevated hydrostatic pressure associated with acute obstructive uropathy
    Alissa L Russ
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, 206 S Martin Jischke Dr, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1791, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 37:1415-24. 2009
    ..Results suggest that renal ischemia may be the primary, but not the sole, cause of cellular injury induced by obstructive uropathy...
  2. doi Design and Evaluation of an Electronic Override Mechanism for Medication Alerts to Facilitate Communication Between Prescribers and Pharmacists
    Alissa L Russ
    Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affiars VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 49:761-9. 2015
    ..Computerized medication alerts can often be bypassed by entering an override rationale, but prescribers' override reasons are frequently ambiguous to pharmacists who review orders...
  3. ncbi Design and implementation of a hospital-based usability laboratory: insights from a Department of Veterans Affairs laboratory for health information technology
    Alissa L Russ
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:531-40. 2012
    ..Experience with a usability laboratory at a VA Medical Center provides insights on how to design, implement, and leverage usability laboratories in the health care setting...
  4. doi Electronic health information in use: Characteristics that support employee workflow and patient care
    Alissa L Russ
    Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Health Informatics J 16:287-305. 2010
    ..Each characteristic may be used to help evaluate health information technology pre- and post-implementation. Results provide several strategies to improve EHR design and implementation to better support healthcare workflow...
  5. doi Prescribers' interactions with medication alerts at the point of prescribing: A multi-method, in situ investigation of the human-computer interaction
    Alissa L Russ
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 81:232-43. 2012
    ..We conducted an in situ, human factors investigation of outpatient prescribing to uncover factors that influence the prescriber-alert interaction and identify strategies to improve alert design...
  6. pmc Applying human factors principles to alert design increases efficiency and reduces prescribing errors in a scenario-based simulation
    Alissa L Russ
    Center for Health Information and Communication, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e287-96. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that incorporating human factors principles into alerts would improve usability, reduce workload for prescribers, and reduce prescribing errors...
  7. ncbi A Novel Design for Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts Improves Prescribing Efficiency
    Alissa L Russ
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Health Information and Communication HSR and D CHIC, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center VAMC, Indianapolis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 41:396-405. 2015
    ..In this study, the objective was to apply human factors engineering principles to alert design. It was hypothesized that redesigned DDI alerts would significantly improve prescribers' efficiency and reduce prescribing errors...
  8. pmc You and me and the computer makes three: variations in exam room use of the electronic health record
    Jason J Saleem
    Human Factors, Office of Informatics and Analytics, Veterans Health Administration, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e147-51. 2014
    ..Findings from this study may help inform the design of the next generation of EHRs for the VA and other healthcare systems. ..
  9. pmc A human factors investigation of medication alerts: barriers to prescriber decision-making and clinical workflow
    Alissa L Russ
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice CIEBP, Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:548-52. 2009
    ..Results may be used to create alert redesigns, which have the potential to more fully support clinical workflow, prescriber decision-making, and patient safety...
  10. doi Exploring the persistence of paper with the electronic health record
    Jason J Saleem
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Int J Med Inform 78:618-28. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to explore and understand human-technology integration factors that may be causing employees to rely on paper alternatives to the EHR...
  11. pmc A Rapid Usability Evaluation (RUE) Method for Health Information Technology
    Alissa L Russ
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice CIEBP, Roudebush VA Medical Center VAMC, Indianapolis, IN
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:702-6. 2010
    ..Other healthcare organizations may be able to implement RUE to improve software effectiveness, efficiency, and safety...
  12. pmc Paper- and computer-based workarounds to electronic health record use at three benchmark institutions
    Mindy E Flanagan
    Indiana University IU Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e59-66. 2013
    ..Understanding the reasons for workarounds is important to facilitate user-centered design and alignment between work context and available health information technology tools...
  13. pmc Lessons learned from usability testing of the VA's personal health record
    David A Haggstrom
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i13-7. 2011
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  14. doi Paper persistence, workarounds, and communication breakdowns in computerized consultation management
    Jason J Saleem
    VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, United States
    Int J Med Inform 80:466-79. 2011
    ..We investigated current challenges to the electronic outpatient consult management process in the United States Veterans Health Administration (VHA)...
  15. ncbi Experimental strategies to improve in vitro models of renal ischemia
    Alissa L Russ
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, 206 S Intramural Dr West Lafayette, IN 47907 1791, USA
    Exp Mol Pathol 83:143-59. 2007
    ..Finally, although these topics will be discussed within the context of renal ischemia, many are pertinent for cellular models of other organ systems and pathologies...
  16. pmc The science of human factors: separating fact from fiction
    Alissa L Russ
    Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:802-8. 2013
    ..Some of the misconceptions about human factors may inadvertently create missed opportunities for healthcare improvement...