Through limited competition, PCORI awarded 25 of the 50 Pilot Projects up to $50,000 to support dissemination and implementation of their activities and findings through the PCORI Pilot Project Learning Network (PPPLN) funding. The deliverables listed below are a result of convenings and conferences supported by this funding, whose efforts align with the PCORI strategic goal of disseminating information and encouraging adoption of PCORI-funded research results.
Period: September 2015 to December 2015
"Lack of an association between patient recall of treatment decisions, and patient activation and self-report of communication quality" and "Communicative processes in medical decision making and patient recall in specialty care: physician centered communication predominates" by M. Barton Laws at International Conference on Communication in Healthcare (ICCH) Conference on October 25th-28th, 2015 in New Orleans
"'The Talking Cure': A special event for patients and heath care providers on making clinical communication more effective"
Brown University in 2016
Matlin Gilman, E. Kathleen Adams et al., Safety-Net Hospitals More Likely Than Other Hospitals to Fare Poorly Under Medicare's Value-Based Purchasing, Health Affairs (March 2015).