Outcomes Measurement

J-PAL webinar series on program evaluation draws global audience | 7/9/2020

… to reach audience members from sectors such as technology, banking, and agriculture as well. The five sessions were structured to build upon one another, starting with a deep dive into theory of change and outcomes measurement and ending with a session on how to apply evidence from one context to another. Lecturers covered real world examples of program evaluation, from a cognitive behavioral therapy intervention in Liberia to a workplace …

Grant Management Software Market extrapolated to gain $1.9 billion by 2024 | 7/8/2020

… billion by 2024, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.5% ( EMAILWIRE.COM , July 08, 2020 ) According to a new market research report “ Grant Management Software Market by Component, Function (Document Management, Performance and Outcomes Measurement , and Application Tracking), Platform, Deployment Type, Organization Size, End User, and Region - Global Forecast to 2024”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the Grant Management Software Market expected to grow from $1.1 billion in 2019 to $1.9 …

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Does PROMIS have promise? | 7/7/2020

Correlation of Patient Reported Outcome Measurement Information System (PROMIS) with American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon (ASES), and Constant (CS) scores in Idiopathic Adhesive Capsulitis These authors sought to correlate the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Upper Extremity (PROMIS UE) score with preexisting validated outcomes scores, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons score (ASES), and Constant score (CS) in patients with idiopathic adhesive capsulitis (AC). The final cohort included 100 patients …

Similar performance seen with single- vs multiple-question patient survey for THA | 7/7/2020

… modified, single assessment numerical evaluation (M-SANE) would perform similarly to multiple-question patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) among patients undergoing primary THA . Researchers evaluated preoperative and postoperative patient data from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System-10 (PROMIS-10) , the hip disability and osteoarthritis outcomes score junior (HOOS Jr) and M-SANE questionnaires. On the M-SANE, patients were asked to assess their hip on a scale of …

UAMS begins data gathering initiative with spine, joint replacement patients | Beckers Spine Review | 7/6/2020

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock has joined the National Institutes of Health’s Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System to improve the quality of orthopedic care, according to a July 2 report by NBC affiliate KARK.com. Led by David Bumpass, MD, UAMS is rolling out the PROMIS program to spine and joint replacement patients first. The initiative aims to better measure patients’ perception of their medical …

UAMS partners with nationwide program to use statistics on orthopaedic outcomes | 7/2/2020

… effort to improve care for orthopaedic conditions by using statistics on outcomes that can help monitor a response to surgery and maybe help determine if a procedure is right for them. The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) was developed by the National Institutes of Health for widespread use across the health care system to better measure patients’ perceptions of their medical conditions and treatments. As a PROMIS site …

Grant Management Software Market Growing at a CAGR 10.5% | Key Player Salesforce, Oracle, Workday, Wizehive, Submittable | 6/29/2020

… US), Blackbaud (US), Sage (England), SurveyMonkey(Canada), Fluxx (US), Award Force (Australia), Evalto (Spain), Fluent Technology (UK), HTC Global Services (US), ZoomGrants (US) Grant Management Software Market by Component, Function (Document Management, Performance and Outcomes Measurement , and Application Tracking), Platform, Deployment Type, Organization Size, End User, and Region - Global Forecast to 2024 MarketsandMarkets expects the global Grant Management Software Market is expected to grow from USD 1.1 billion in 2019 …

Recovery Ways Names Jaime W. Vinck as Chief Executive Officer | PR Newswire | 6/26/2020

… in July. Jaime has most recently been CEO of the Sierra Tucson Group, where she led the rebranding of Sierra by the Sea and Sunrise Ranch. As CEO of Sierra Tucson, Jaime introduced groundbreaking outcomes measurement and recovery programs that earned Sierra Tucson top recognition within and outside of the industry. Jaime has been recognized for her exceptional leadership ability, being named one of the top leaders in AZ in …

Validation of a Questionnaire-Suitable Comorbidity Index in Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy. | 6/22/2020

To investigate the capability of a modified self-administrable comorbidity index recommended in the standard sets for neoplastic diseases published by the International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) to predict 90-day and long-term mortality after radical cystectomy. A single-center series of 1,337 consecutive patients who underwent radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive or high-risk non-muscle-invasive urothelial or undifferentiated bladder cancer were stratified by the …

Religious and Spiritual Factors Help Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer In Their Subjective Outcomes of Anxiety, Depressive Symptoms, Fatigue, and Pain Interference | 6/18/2020

… very spiritual) and the spiritual well-being subscales of the Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy (meaning/peace and faith). Predefined outcome variables were anxiety, depressive symptoms, fatigue, and pain interference from Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System pediatric measures. Results A total of 126 individuals participated (72 [57.1%] female participants; 100 [79.4%] white participants; mean [SD] age, 16.9 [1.9] years). Structural equation modeling showed that meaning and peace were …

Development of the NIH Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Medication Adherence Scale (PMAS) | 6/9/2020

… is essential in understanding barriers to adherence. Useful patient-reported adherence measures are brief, inexpensive, non-invasive; can indicate barriers to adherence; and can be incorporated in electronic health records. The NIH Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS ® ) includes high-quality, freely available patient-reported measures covering many important constructs in patient-centered research but does not include a medication adherence measure. To fill this gap, we developed the …

Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE) in Hand Surgery: Does a One-Question Outcome Instrument Compare Favorably? | 6/3/2020

… We hypothesized that the Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE), composed of a single question, would be a valid and responsive instrument to provide a global assessment of hand function. Methods: The SANE, Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System-Upper Extremity (PROMIS-UE), and Quick-Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (QuickDASH) data are routinely collected electronically in our hand and upper-extremity center. To identify our cohort, we used …

Improving clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction among patients with coronary artery disease: an example of enhancing regional integration between a cardiac centre and a referring hospital | 6/3/2020

… foundation [ 5 ] started to play a role in implementing VBHC in cardiac care in 2011, using standard sets of outcome measures that are aligned with the sets developed by the International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) [ 6 ]. Another performance measure is patient satisfaction. Patient satisfaction is often related to outcomes and can be described as an indirect or proxy indicator of the quality of doctor or hospital performance [ 7 …

The Role of Virtual Reality in Improving Health Outcomes for Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Systematic Review | 6/1/2020

… d AD: Alzheimer disease. e LB: low-frequency band within kinematic time-frequency analysis. f HB: high-frequency band within kinematic time-frequency analysis. g MMSE: mini-mental state examination. h PROMIS: patient-reported outcomes measurement information system. ‎ View this table Populations Included in the Review The populations recruited were highly variable. Although all were 60 years and older, the populations recruited into the studies in this review were …

ICHOM Launches Its Conference Series 2020 Led By Professor Michael E. Porter | PR Newswire | 5/20/2020

LONDON , May 20, The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) launches the new Conference Series 2020, a number of online events running throughout 2020. The first webinar takes place on 27 May 2020 . Harvard University Professor Michael E. Porter , co-founder and board chairman of ICHOM, will be leading the first webinar. Regarding the series, he shares, “I am delighted to announce the ICHOM 2020 Conference Series. The series …

Development and Validation of a Comprehensive Well-Being Scale for People in the University Environment (Pitt Wellness Scale) Using a Crowdsourcing Approach: Cross-Sectional Study | 4/29/2020

Introduction Background Well-being is “a good or satisfactory condition of existence; a state characterized by health, happiness, and prosperity” [ 1 ]. Well-being is commonly assessed using well-being scales. Few well-being scales, such as the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS), 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-36), and World Health Organization Quality of Life scale, have been designed for the general population [ 2 - 4 ]. However …

Performance Measurement System: Is performance measurement and management fit for the future? | 4/27/2020

… the pause gives organizations a more informed position to influence the environment and the rate, direction of a trend, also, presents the methodology development for sustainability characterization for manufacturing processes. Unavailable Management System-wide outcomes measurement is fraught with challenges, including confounding social and environmental factors. As well as inconsistent and unavailable data, any process that you use to enhance organization performance and culture is performance management, plus. Short Implemented …

Criteo Announces Implementation of Nielsen Digital Measurement Solutions | PR Newswire | 4/22/2020

… TV, DAR measurement will help provide more transparency, flexibility and performance for brand advertisers. Criteo has built its reputation on its unparalleled direct response advertising engine. As clients are looking for more transparency and outcomes measurement , measurement capabilities like Nielsen’s Digital Brand Effect enables Criteo clients to now understand the additional brand uplift benefits they receive from their performance-oriented campaigns. “We’re thrilled to be working with a global leader …

Assessing meaning & purpose in life: development and validation of an item bank and short forms for the NIH PROMIS ® | 4/19/2020

… Purpose A sense of meaning and purpose is important for people living with acute and chronic illness. It can buffer the effects of stress and facilitate adaptive coping. As part of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS), we developed and validated an item response theory (IRT)-based measure of meaning and purpose in life. Methods Informed by a literature review and patient and content-expert input, we wrote …

Gut metagenomic and short chain fatty acids signature in hypertension: a cross-sectional study | BMJ | 4/15/2020

… pot were lyophilized and stored at −80 °C until the chromatographic analysis to determinate SCFA. The feces preserved in RNAlater ® , also stored at −80 °C, were used for the analysis of microbiota composition. Clinical outcomes measurement All clinical information was collected according to standard procedures and was measured in both visits. SBP and DBP was measured in a sitting position after 2–5 minutes participants respite by using an automatic …

Visual and Refractive Outcomes of Cataract Surgeries Performed in One Year in a Private Practice Setting: Review of 2714 Procedures | 4/15/2020

… spectacle-free [ 2 ]. Advances in technical equipment, surgical procedures, and lens design have improved outcomes, but complications can still develop sometimes. Several cataract registries have been established worldwide [ 3 ]. The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) formed a working group to develop a global standard set of outcomes for cataract surgery, which would allow a comparison between countries [ 4 ]. Most registries include data from national health systems. The purpose …

An Interview with Jason Seidel: Measuring Outcomes in Psychotherapy | 4/14/2020

… I started really putting together the idea for the group practice. For most of the time I was in private practice, I had been involved in one way or another with the field of outcomes measurement . Because just as I was starting my practice, I had come across the pioneers who are really making outcomes measurement happen in our field. Scott Miller, Barry Duncan, and Mark Hubbell were really the …

Surgery for medial epicondyle fractures yielded excellent function, minimal pain in pediatric patients | 4/6/2020

Operative treatment of medial epicondyle fractures may lead to excellent upper extremity function and minimal pain interference among most pediatric patients, according to results. Ronak Mukesh Patel Using the patient-reported outcomes measurement information system (PROMIS) upper extremity and pain interference domains, VAS for pain, range of motion, ulnar nerve function and requirement for secondary surgery, Ronak Mukesh Patel, MD, and colleagues assessed the outcomes of 42 patients younger than …

Director - USA-TN-Nashville | 4/5/2020

… education/continuing professional development or related field)with experience writing a successful accreditation self-study report Expertise in applying adult education principles and introducing effective approaches to educational planning,instructional design, and evaluation and outcomes measurement Ability to manage the administration and compliance requirements of multiple educational activities and associatedtasks simultaneously, set priorities, and maintain timelines Superior analytic skills to assess compliance with ACCME, AMA, APA, VUMC and other selected …

Adjuvant Effects of Health Education of Chinese Medicine for Chronic Diseases: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials | 3/31/2020

… confidence interval (CI) for continuous outcomes and risk ratio (RR) with its 95% CI for dichotomous data. Quantitative meta-analysis was performed when the trials had similar characteristics regarding types of participants, intervention, comparison, outcomes measurement s, and the statistical heterogeneity among trials was acceptable (the I 2 is less than 75%). If necessary, we would conduct the subgroup analysis according to the age/gender of patients, the type of HECM …

Addiction Treatment

Recovery Ways Names Jaime W. Vinck as Chief Executive Officer | PR Newswire | 6/26/2020

… she led the rebranding of Sierra by the Sea and Sunrise Ranch. As CEO of Sierra Tucson, Jaime introduced groundbreaking outcomes measurement and recovery programs that earned Sierra Tucson top recognition within and outside of … and in 2019 was asked to speak on marijuana and addiction treatment at the Parliamentary Committee Meeting at the House of Commons in London . Jaime also serves on the Board of Directors of the National …

Clinical Data

(USA-OK-Tulsa) Specialist, Outcomes Msmrt | 11/23/2019

Job Information Saint Francis Health System Specialist, Outcomes Msmrt in Tulsa , Oklahoma Job Summary: The Outcomes Measurement Specialist is responsible for the data collection and data support for Medical Staff clinical practice improvement projects and Saint Francis Health System integrated quality initiatives. Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Review electronic and paper medical records, abstracting clinical data as mandated by regulatory agencies such as JCAHO and CMS. Demonstrate proficient knowledge of Structured …

Mental Health

Protocol for the first large-scale emergency care-based longitudinal cohort study of recovery after sexual assault: the Womens Health Study | BMJ | 11/21/2019

mental health status The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Global Health assessment is used to assess general preassault health at the 1-week follow-up. At subsequent time points, this measure is used to assess health status. 24 Somatic symptoms Preinjury somatic symptoms during the week prior to the sexual assault are assessed at 1-week follow-up using a 21-question symptom inventory. Somatic symptoms during the …

Mental Health Services

Protocol for the first large-scale emergency care-based longitudinal cohort study of recovery after sexual assault: the Womens Health Study | BMJ | 11/21/2019

… week, 6 weeks, 6 months and 1 year include the following: General physical and mental health status The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Global Health assessment is used to assess general preassault health … anxiety and/or depressive symptoms are encouraged to utilise local mental health services. In addition, study participants are provided with a book (free of charge), Recovering from Rape 56 or Life, Reinvented , 57 which is …

National Institutes of Health

URMC’s dual approach to optimize EMR usability: Q&A with CIO Tom Barnett | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/19/2019

outcomes measurement information system in partnership with National Institutes of Health. With the system, David Mitten, MD, orthopedics professor at URMC, has been able to integrate patient generated data with our EMR and provide early predictors to patients potentially needing some type of intervention. Dr Mitten refers to this as almost like a ‘human check engine light.’ I love that way of describing it; it’s used in our orthopedics department …

EMR

URMC’s dual approach to optimize EMR usability: Q&A with CIO Tom Barnett | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/19/2019

… served as vice president of health IT at NorthShore University Health System in Evanston, Ill., where he oversaw initiatives including EMR and revenue cycle systems deployment as well as digital health capabilities. Mr. Barnett earned … excellent response and success with our application of patient reported outcomes measurement information system in partnership with National Institutes of Health. With the system, David Mitten, MD, orthopedics professor at URMC, has been able to …

CHQI

ClearHealth Quality Institute Launches Accreditation for Telemedicine Outcomes Programs | PRWeb | 11/12/2019

ClearHealth Quality Institute Launches Accreditation for Telemedicine Outcomes Programs Share Article CHQI’s Telemedicine Outcomes Supplement Represents the First Opportunity to Validate the Strength of an Outcomes Measurement Program “The CHQI Telemedicine Outcomes Workgroup has developed comprehensive standards that allow organizations to demonstrate the value of telemedicine through their outcomes measurement programs,” said Jason Goldwater, MPA, MA, PMP, Senior Principal, Atlas Research, & Chair, CHQI Outcomes Workgroup. ANNAPOLIS, Md. ClearHealth Quality Institute …

American Telemedicine Association

ClearHealth Quality Institute Launches Accreditation for Telemedicine Outcomes Programs | PRWeb | 11/12/2019

… for Telemedicine Outcomes Programs Share Article CHQI’s Telemedicine Outcomes Supplement Represents the First Opportunity to Validate the Strength of an Outcomes Measurement Program “The CHQI Telemedicine Outcomes Workgroup has developed comprehensive standards that allow organizations … accreditation program and the only accreditation program recognized by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). The new Telemedicine Outcomes Supplement provides the first opportunity for a telemedicine program to have an accreditation agency validate the strength …

Behavioral Health

Follow Up Specialist - Lewisville, TX, , USA #jobs #Lewisville pls RT | 11/11/2019

Job Detail for Follow Up Specialist Job Location: Horizon Health, Lewisville, TX, , USA Job Detail for Follow Up Specialist Job Location: Horizon Health, Lewisville, TX, , USA Jobs In Follow Up Special Lewisville Jobs In Follow Up Spec… Jobs In Follow Up… Mental Health Outcomes is the leading company in the design and implementation of custom outcomes measurement focused solely on behavioral health programs. Our mission is to support behavioral health

NIH

Hopelab’s Vivibot, the First Chatbot Designed for Young Adult Cancer Survivors, Can Improve Mental Well-being of Users | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 11/5/2019

… NIH-sponsored Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) - anxiety scale, while those in the control group who had only rated their mood had slightly increased anxiety. Users who interacted with Vivibot found the chatbot helpful, would recommend it to friends, and noted its tone and disposition as a particular benefit. One user commented, “I like expressing myself to something non-judgemental, who could also talk back in kind words …

Medicaid

Clinical Coordinaor RN - USA-TX-El Paso | 10/30/2019

outcomes measurement for selected population and monitoring of patient/family satisfaction. This position requires intimate knowledge of both departments and hospital policies in accordance with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) sepsis bundle guidelines and HCA initiatives. Interpretive skills frequent interactive and consultative associations along with managements and supervisory skills inherent in this position.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSFacilitates and coordinates the development, implementation and ongoing adherence of sepsis program protocols, policies and …

Population Health

Inovalon Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results | Globe Newswire | 10/30/2019

… notable amongst them are the Company’s configurations of the Inovalon ONE ® Platform that provide cloud-based pharmacy platform offerings, clinical outcomes measurement and improvement platform offerings, risk score accuracy improvement platform offerings, and business intelligence … to burst or accelerate analytical runs. New platform offerings supporting Population Health initiatives, automated EHR data extractions (by Inovalon’s CDEaaS™), and natural language processing of non-structured clinical data (by Inovalon’s NLPaaS™) also have seen …

Patient Safety

(USA-WI-Madison) Manager of Clinical Performance; 1.0FTE | 9/14/2019

Patient Safety Plan. The Clinical Performance Manager serves as a resource to others in the organization in quality improvement processes. The Clinical Performance Manager assumes accountability for overseeing the management of internal and external clinical reporting systems and serves as a resource to others in understanding the impact of clinical outcomes measurement in relationship to value-based purchasing agreements and/or public reporting mechanisms. The Clinical Performance Manager is responsible …

Electronic Medical Record

One- and two-year visual outcomes from the Moorfields age-related macular degeneration database: a retrospective cohort study and an open science resource | BMJ | 6/22/2019

Strengths and limitations of this study Large sample size, retrospective, single centre, electronic medical record database study High-quality real life data Open science approach with sharing of depersonalised raw data Introduction The treatment of … in different hospitals and countries. The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) AMD working group has also proposed a standard set of clinical characteristics, interventions and outcomes including preferential methods of VA recording (logarithm …

Credentialing

National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers Launches Robust Quality Assurance Resource Designed to Raise the Standard in Addiction Treatment | PRWeb | 4/29/2019

… implementation across its member facilities. Key components include The Addiction Treatment Provider Quality Assurance Guidebook and the NAATP Addiction Treatment Outcomes Measurement Toolkit, which, together with the NAATP Code of Ethics Version 2.5, form the … categories of Operations; Admissions and Patient Screening; Employment, Training, and Credentialing; Billing; Discharge and Continuing Care; Outcomes Measures; Community Engagement, Public Relations, and Public Policy; Marketing, Advertising, and Visibility; and Ethics. The Quality Assurance Guidebook …

Cognitive Computing

Big Data Reveals 1 Out Of 6 ER Visits In Q2 2017 Opioid Related | PR Newswire | 11/27/2017

… cognitive computing company focused on understanding the patient journey and the true results of healthcare. Leveraging big clinical data, outcomes measurement, and artificial intelligence technology, OM1 built the first intelligent data cloud for healthcare. OM1 delivers a scientifically robust and clinically meaningful approach to enable stakeholders across the healthcare ecosystem to improve outcomes with more precise information for better decision-making. Learn more at www.om1.com . CONTACT: Renne Hurley, 617-620-9571 …

OM1

Big Data Reveals 1 Out Of 6 ER Visits In Q2 2017 Opioid Related | PR Newswire | 11/27/2017

Big Data Reveals 1 Out Of 6 ER Visits In Q2 2017 Opioid Related OM1 launches a prototype for tracking the public health crisis in near real time News provided by 09:30 ET Share this … and the true results of healthcare. Leveraging big clinical data, outcomes measurement, and artificial intelligence technology, OM1 built the first intelligent data cloud for healthcare. OM1 delivers a scientifically robust and clinically meaningful approach to …

Big Data Reveals 1 Out Of 6 ER Visits In Q2 2017 Opioid Related | PR Newswire | 11/27/2017

Big Data Reveals 1 Out Of 6 ER Visits In Q2 2017 Opioid Related OM1 launches a prototype for tracking the public health crisis in near real time News provided by 09:30 ET Share this … and the true results of healthcare. Leveraging big clinical data, outcomes measurement, and artificial intelligence technology, OM1 built the first intelligent data cloud for healthcare. OM1 delivers a scientifically robust and clinically meaningful approach to …