March 9, 2020

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – March 9, 2020

Trends in Electronic Health Record Use Among Residential Care Communities: United States, 2012, 2014, and 2016,” by Christine Caffrey, Christopher Cairns, and Vincent Rome (National Health Statistics Reports No. 140, March 2020, .pdf format, 9p.).

February 11, 2020

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – February 11, 2020

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Shaping the Future of Digital Health: Key Themes Emerging from a Series of Roundtables on the Health Data Revolution,” by Lina Walker, Catherine Gillespie, Erin Mackay, and Dani Gillespie (January 2020, .pdf format, 4p.).

May 9, 2018

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – May 9, 2018

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Development and validation of a Hospital Frailty Risk Score focusing on older people in acute care settings using electronic hospital records: an observational study,” by Thomas Gilbert, Jenny Neuburger, Joshua Kraindler, Eilis Keeble, Paul Smith, Cono Ariti, Sandeepa Arora, Andrew Street, Stuart Parker, Helen C. Roberts, Martin Bardsley, and Simon Conroy (Vol. 391, No. 10132, May 5, 2018, p. 1775-1782).

April 5, 2018

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – April 5, 2018

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Electronic Health Information: CMS Oversight of Medicare Beneficiary Data Security Needs Improvement,” (GAO-18-210, March 2018, .pdf format, 42p.).

November 30, 2017

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – November 30, 2017

A. “Assemblies of amyloid-{beta}<sub>30–36</sub> hexamer and its G33V/L34T mutants by replica-exchange molecular dynamics simulation,” by Zhenyu Qian, Qingwen Zhang, Yu Liu, and Peijie Chen (PLoS ONE 12(11): e0188794., XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 18p.).

B. “Elderly emergency patients presenting with non-specific complaints: Characteristics and outcomes,” by Joyce J. H. Wachelder, Patricia M. Stassen, Laura P. A. M. Hubens, Steffie H. A. Brouns, Suze L. E. Lambooij, Jeanne P. Dieleman, and Harm R. Haak (PLoS ONE 12(11): e0188954., XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

C. “Identifying social factors amongst older individuals in linked electronic health records: An assessment in a population based study,” by Anu Jain, Albert J. van Hoek, Jemma L. Walker, Rohini Mathur, Liam Smeeth, and Sara L. Thomas (PLoS ONE 12(11): e0189038., XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 17p.).

May 9, 2016

CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research/Health and Medical Care Archive Data Release – May 9, 2016

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ICPSR’s Health and Medical Care Archive announced the release of the following new dataset that may be of interest to researchers of aging on May 8, 2016. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:

Project HealthDesign: dwellSense – Using Sensor Data From Elders’ Daily Activities to Augment Personal Health Records, 2011-2012 (ICPSR 36030)

March 17, 2016

CAAR – National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Monograph – March 17, 2016

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Assessing the Impact of Applications of Digital Health Records on Alzheimer’s Disease Research: Workshop Summary, Lisa Bain and Sheena Posey Norris, Rapporteurs (National Academies Press, 2016, 46p., OpenBook and .pdf format). Note: More information, including purchasing information, for a print copy is available at the site. NAP requires free registration before providing a .pdf copy.

September 16, 2014

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – September 16, 2014

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Harnessing the Power of Telehealth: Promises and Challenges?” a hearing held September 16, 2014 (witness statements in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 41). Note: The hearing begins at the 16:09 mark.

October 24, 2013

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Correspondence – October 24, 2013

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Electronic Health Records: Number and Characteristics of Providers Awarded Medicare Incentive Payments for 2011-2012,” (GAO-14-21R, October 2013, .pdf format, 50p.).

September 23, 2013

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief – September 23, 2013

Use of Electronic Health Records in Residential Care Communities,” by Christine Caffrey and Eunice Park-Lee (Data Brief No. 128, September 2013, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

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