Provider, Patient, and Health System Effects of Provider Commitments to Choose Wisely
Clinicians are often influenced by high-pressure practice environments to order services that do not improve patient outcomes or can cause patients unnecessary harm. The proposed intervention, Committing to Choose Wisely (CCW), will ask clinicians to commit to avoid low-value services and provide resources to support adherence to this commitment.
Start date: March 1, 2016
End date: February 28, 2019
The Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation, $11,860 and $7,682.
The funding is part of a larger $600,000 grant awarded to the U-M Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation and the Department of Internal Medicine.