Can anyone help research faculty understand hospital operations? The answer is “YES” with PRIOR (Pilots, Research and Innovation Operational Review)

For Jay Koyner, MD, it began four years ago when he and other University of Chicago colleagues, published a paper around predicting acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients and thought that if he could intervene early, patient outcomes could be improved. Dr. Koyner found himself bounced from manager to manager trying to figure out how […]

2019 Nursing Solutions Research Grant Winner

Clayton Shuman, PhD, RN Assistant Professor, Department of Systems, Populations and Leadership University of Michigan School of Nursing “Mom is Medicine: Examining Factors Affecting Implementation of Maternal-Delivered Care for Opioid-Exposed Infants” UChicago Medicine takes great pride in fulfilling its mission of excellence in patient care, education and research. In 2018, the Center for [...]

Collaboration & Partnerships to Address Access in Healthcare

By Laura Fritsche- 8/6/19 Chicago hosts an abundance of healthcare organizations from small health-tech startups to large health system conglomerates and insurance companies. These organizations all provide different products and services, yet they’re all working towards improving the health of Chicagoans and Illinoisans alike (& nationally, depending on the org). Last week’s event at [...]