J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev 2020 May;4(5):e2000034
From the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (Ms. Bhatt, Dr. Manning, Dr. Peabody), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; the Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (Ms. Davis, Dr. Barnard), Northwestern University Center for Healthcare Studies; the Department of Medical Social Sciences (Dr. Rothrock), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; and the Department of Surgery (Dr. Barnard), Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.
Introduction: Despite widely appreciated barriers to successful clinical implementation, the literature regarding how to operationalize electronic health record-integrated patient-reported outcomes (PROs) remains sparse. We offer a detailed summary of the implementation of PROs into the standard of care at a major tertiary academic medical center.
Methods: Collection of four Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System computer adaptive tests was piloted in a large academic orthopaedic surgery ambulatory clinic starting in October 2016. Read More