Area:
Women's Health

Electronic Health Record (EHR)-enhanced clinical communication and quality-of-life improvement in managing menopausal vasomotor symptoms

Organization:
University of Rochester

The overall goal of this project is to evaluate the effectiveness of an EHR-facilitated clinical intervention to help improve control of vasomotor symptoms in menopausal women.  Research objectives include 1) To develop, build, test, and implement an EHR-based set of activities to facilitate clinical communication around managing VMS, 2) To assess the impact of EHR-enabled VMS tools on practitioners and the clinical encounter, 3) To assess the impact of EHR-enabled patient engagement on clinical interactions around managing their VMS, and 4) To improve patient Health-related Quality of Life (QoL) in symptomatic menopausal women through better management of VMS.

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Approval Date:
October 2014
Amount Awarded:
$500,000.00
Start Date:
11/10/2014
End Date:
10/31/2017
Status:
In Progress
RFP:
Enabling Effective Conversations about Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms
RFP ID:
2014WH1