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Stephen Eisenhard Ross

TitleAssoc Professor-Clinical
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    I conduct research in clinical informatics, including (1) implementation and evaluation of personal health records, both tethered patient portals and interoperable applications, (2) health information exchange, e.g. by RHIOs, and (3) use of health information systems for quality improvement in the ambulatory setting.

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    R21HS018749     (NEASE, DONALD E)May 1, 2010 - Jan 31, 2013
    HIE and Ambulatory Test Utilization
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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    1. James KA, Ross SE, Vance B, Nath R, Harrison MI, West DR. Inefficiency in primary care: common causes and potential solutions. Fam Pract Manag. 2015 Mar-Apr; 22(2):18-22. PMID: 25884969.
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    2. Ross SE, Radcliff TA, Leblanc WG, Dickinson LM, Libby AM, Nease DE. Effects of health information exchange adoption on ambulatory testing rates. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Nov-Dec; 20(6):1137-42. PMID: 23698257; PMCID: PMC3822119.
    3. Jenkins TC, Irwin A, Coombs L, Dealleaume L, Ross SE, Rozwadowski J, Webster B, Dickinson LM, Sabel AL, Mackenzie TD, West DR, Price CS. Effects of clinical pathways for common outpatient infections on antibiotic prescribing. Am J Med. 2013 Apr; 126(4):327-335.e12. PMID: 23507206; PMCID: PMC3666348.
    4. Delbanco T, Walker J, Bell SK, Darer JD, Elmore JG, Farag N, Feldman HJ, Mejilla R, Ngo L, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Trivedi N, Vodicka E, Leveille SG. Inviting patients to read their doctors' notes: a quasi-experimental study and a look ahead. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Oct 02; 157(7):461-70. PMID: 23027317; PMCID: PMC3908866.
    5. Leveille SG, Walker J, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Elmore JG, Delbanco T. Evaluating the impact of patients' online access to doctors' visit notes: designing and executing the OpenNotes project. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2012 Apr 13; 12:32. PMID: 22500560; PMCID: PMC3351950.
    6. Walker J, Leveille SG, Ngo L, Vodicka E, Darer JD, Dhanireddy S, Elmore JG, Feldman HJ, Lichtenfeld MJ, Oster N, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Delbanco T. Inviting patients to read their doctors' notes: patients and doctors look ahead: patient and physician surveys. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Dec 20; 155(12):811-9. PMID: 22184688; PMCID: PMC3772715.
    7. Ross SE, Johnson KB, Siek KA, Gordon JS, Khan DU, Haverhals LM. Two complementary personal medication management applications developed on a common platform: case report. J Med Internet Res. 2011 Jul 12; 13(3):e45. PMID: 21749966; PMCID: PMC3222174.
    8. Haverhals LM, Lee CA, Siek KA, Darr CA, Linnebur SA, Ruscin JM, Ross SE. Older adults with multi-morbidity: medication management processes and design implications for personal health applications. J Med Internet Res. 2011 Jun 29; 13(2):e44. PMID: 21715286; PMCID: PMC3221383.
    9. Siek KA, Khan DU, Ross SE, Haverhals LM, Meyers J, Cali SR. Designing a personal health application for older adults to manage medications: a comprehensive case study. J Med Syst. 2011 Oct; 35(5):1099-121. PMID: 21562730.
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    10. Siek KA, Ross SE, Khan DU, Haverhals LM, Cali SR, Meyers J. Colorado Care Tablet: the design of an interoperable Personal Health Application to help older adults with multimorbidity manage their medications. J Biomed Inform. 2010 Oct; 43(5 Suppl):S22-6. PMID: 20937480.
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    11. Fontaine P, Ross SE, Zink T, Schilling LM. Systematic review of health information exchange in primary care practices. J Am Board Fam Med. 2010 Sep-Oct; 23(5):655-70. PMID: 20823361.
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    12. Delbanco T, Walker J, Darer JD, Elmore JG, Feldman HJ, Leveille SG, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Vodicka E, Weber VD. Open notes: doctors and patients signing on. Ann Intern Med. 2010 Jul 20; 153(2):121-5. PMID: 20643992.
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    13. Reti SR, Feldman HJ, Ross SE, Safran C. Improving personal health records for patient-centered care. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010 Mar-Apr; 17(2):192-5. PMID: 20190063; PMCID: PMC3000780.
    14. Ross SE, Schilling LM, Fernald DH, Davidson AJ, West DR. Health information exchange in small-to-medium sized family medicine practices: motivators, barriers, and potential facilitators of adoption. Int J Med Inform. 2010 Feb; 79(2):123-9. PMID: 20061182.
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    15. Ross SE, Nowels CT, Haverhals LM, Bull SS, Lin CT, Main DS. Qualitative assessment of Diabetes-STAR: a patient portal with disease management functions. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007 Oct 11; 1097. PMID: 18694194.
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    16. Denberg TD, Ross SE, Steiner JF. Patient acceptance of a novel preventive care delivery system. Prev Med. 2007 Jun; 44(6):543-6. PMID: 17321583.
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    17. Ross SE, Haverhals LM, Main DS, Bull SS, Pratte K, Lin CT. Adoption and use of an online patient portal for diabetes (Diabetes-STAR). AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2006; 1080. PMID: 17238699; PMCID: PMC1839692.
    18. Lin CT, Wittevrongel L, Moore L, Beaty BL, Ross SE. An Internet-based patient-provider communication system: randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res. 2005 Aug 05; 7(4):e47. PMID: 16236699; PMCID: PMC1550679.
    19. Ross SE, Todd J, Moore LA, Beaty BL, Wittevrongel L, Lin CT. Expectations of patients and physicians regarding patient-accessible medical records. J Med Internet Res. 2005 May 24; 7(2):e13. PMID: 15914460; PMCID: PMC1550642.
    20. Earnest MA, Ross SE, Wittevrongel L, Moore LA, Lin CT. Use of a patient-accessible electronic medical record in a practice for congestive heart failure: patient and physician experiences. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2004 Sep-Oct; 11(5):410-7. PMID: 15187074; PMCID: PMC516248.
    21. Ross SE, Moore LA, Earnest MA, Wittevrongel L, Lin CT. Providing a web-based online medical record with electronic communication capabilities to patients with congestive heart failure: randomized trial. J Med Internet Res. 2004 May 14; 6(2):e12. PMID: 15249261; PMCID: PMC1550594.
    22. Ross SE, Lin CT. The effects of promoting patient access to medical records: a review. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2003 Mar-Apr; 10(2):129-38. PMID: 12595402; PMCID: PMC150366.
    23. Ross S, Lin CT. A randomized controlled trial of a patient-accessible electronic medical record. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2003; 990. PMID: 14728493; PMCID: PMC1480093.
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