Academic Institute Poster Symposium
Academic Institute Poster Symposium

Implementation Science and Quality Improvement

The field of Implementation Science offers methods and approaches to deliver evidence-based interventions with reliability and scale across a wide array of healthcare settings. The Academic Institute is developing a local expertise to bolster adoption, spread and maintenance of Atrius Health key initiatives.

The Primary Care Professional Development Program (PDP) is a structured program to engage Internal and Family Medicine physicians in care transformation projects and leadership development. This program trains Atrius clinicians through a core curriculum of Quality Improvement and Implementation Science courses, as well as individualized training tailored to the clinician’s professional development plan.

  • Applying IS Strategies to Improve Adoption of Guideline Based Practice Recommendations to CAC Screening
  • Doing Well by Doing Good: Developing Evidence Informed Interventions to Improve Care of Medically Complex Patients
  • Using Social Network Analysis to Improve Communication Networks Post COVID-19 (core/periphery)
  • Leveraging EMR Audit Log Data to Develop Metrics for Operations and Research Use
  • Weight Management Workflow Redesign
  • Optimizing Electronic Health Record Prompts with Behavioral Economics to Improve Prescribing in Older Adults (Nudge2)
  • Using RE-AIM to Promote Adoption and Dissemination of a New MA Training Initiative
  • Application of SNA to Guide Dissemination of a New MA Training Program