Research Projects

Projects with Existing Data Sources
  • Using data from the EvidenceNOW study of > 1,500 primary care practices, will characterizes features of primary care practices whose average burnout decreased over the course of the multi-year quality improvement intervention
  • Using claims data, will assess whether patient outcomes differ for PCPs who reduce their
    clinical effort
  • Using American Board of Family Medicine data, will assess changes in burnout over
    time and the association of EHR burden with these changes

Projects Requiring Data Aquisition

  • Using EHR audit log data from across the Mass General Brigham system (both academic and community sites), will seek to granularly quantify the time associated with taking care of a contemporary primary care panel

Perspective Piece

  • The Electronic Inbox: Benefits, Challenges, and Solutions for the Road Ahead