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How a physician-scientist studying blood pressure became a patient too

– Dr. Beverly Green, PCORI-funded BP-CHECK leader, reflects on her professional interest in hypertension getting up close and personal

Dr. Beverly Green, PCORI-funded BP-CHECK leader, reflects on her professional interest in hypertension getting up close and personal by Beverly B. Green, MD, MPH, a Group Health …
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/july/how-physician-scientist-studying-blood-pressure-became-patient-too/

Health execs identify barriers and benefits to research that matters

– Drs. Eric B. Larson and Karin Johnson asked delivery system leaders about the challenges and rewards of research. Read their findings in Modern Healthcare.

Dr. Eric B. Larson leads the Institute of Medicine workshop on integrating research and practice.  Drs. Eric B. Larson and Karin Johnson asked delivery system leaders about the cha…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/08/health-execs-identify-barriers-and-benefits-research-matters/

News release: PCORI approves Group Health for $4.5 million obesity study

– Study leader Dr. David Arterburn will use PCORnet, new national clinical research network, to speed results.

  The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has approved David Arterburn, MD, MPH, and colleagues for a two-year $4.5 million funding award to study bariatric (w…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/08/news-release-pcori-approves-group-health-45-million-obesity-study/

ACOs are asking patients ‘What matters?’

– Dr. Eric B. Larson discusses a survey on patient engagement and activation at accountable care organizations around the nation, featuring Group Health.

Dr. Eric B. Larson discusses a survey on patient engagement and activation at accountable care organizations around the nation, featuring Group Health To improve the quality and …
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/08/acos-are-asking-patients-what-matters/

When patients become researchers

– Two Group Health members talk about what it was like to be co-investigators on a study from the national Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute.

Left to right: Michele Robbins, Dr. Clarissa Hsu, and Janice Tufte. Two Group Health members talk about what it was like to be co-investigators on a study from the national Patient…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/08/when-patients-become-researchers/