Greenway Health helps expand body of best-practice medical knowledge from front lines of care in PCORI-funded project

Building on the success of an initial project with the prestigious Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Greenway Health is the only health information technology (HIT) provider that has been awarded funding for a project to dramatically expand the number of patients and providers involved in clinical studies to advance discoveries in such areas as pediatric obesity and adult osteoporosis.

As with the project’s first phase from 2014-15, funding is provided by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), an independent, non-governmental organization authorized by Congress in 2010 as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Designed to improve the health of entire populations, PCORI funds programs that facilitate large-scale patient engagement in research studies and clinical trials which can help improve the quality and relevance of evidence available to make informed health decisions.

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Greenway Health, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, PCORI, PCORI Data Warehouse, PPACA, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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