Patient information, such as date of birth, sex, race, hispanic ethnicity, etc.
Encounter type, date, provider, location, discharge disposition, etc.
Diagnosis code(s) associated with each encounter.
Procedure code(s) associated with each encounter.
Rx order information such as order date, start date, end date, RxNorm CUI, refills, quantity, etc.
Vital Signs and Smoking Info
Measure date, weight, height, blood pressure, smoking/tobacco status, etc.
Death Date and Cause
Death date and associated cause of death diagnosis.
Result date, result value, units, normal range, LOINC, etc.
Problems list and medical history diagnoses. Report date, onset date, resolved date, etc.
Medication dispensing records for publicly and privately insured patients. Dispense date, NDC, amount, etc.
Community Vital Signs
Community indicators at the census track, ZCTA and/or county levels such as census indicators. These indicators have been linked to current and historical patient addresses.
Patient Reported Outcomes
Screening tool scores such as PHQ, DAST, SBIRT, AUDIT, etc.
The ADVANCE Data Warehouse is the nation’s most comprehensive database on health care and outcomes of safety net patients.
The ADVANCE collaborative and OCHIN's Research Team are committed to improving health equity among vulnerable and underserved communities. Through our community health center focused research, we are working to improve outcomes, policy, and primary care delivery for...read more
Happy November, everyone! I hope you are staying cozy as the weather gets a bit cooler. We have had a busy and exciting fall thus far. Here are a few updates for you all: October brought us great news as we have entered Phase 3 of ADVANCE! We are excited to continue...read more
This year, over 1,000 people, including ADVANCE Project Director, Rebecca Block, PhD, MSW, and OCHIN Research Associate, Michelle Hendricks, PhD, met in Washington D.C. for The 2018 PCORI Annual Meeting. The event surely delivered providing a star-studded agenda and...read more
Jon Puro, MPA, HA
There have been some staffing transitions on the ADVANCE project management team.
I am so excited to welcome Mary Frances Ritchie as our new ADVANCE Project Manager, and Adrienne Cherry as our ADVANCE Project Coordinator.
ADVANCE is one of 13 CDRNs participating in the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute’s (PCORI) distributed research network, called PCORnet. The goal of PCORnet is to create a national network of representative data for conducting comparative effectiveness and clinical outcomes research.