Exploration of Potential for Sentinel and PCORnet Data Linkage

Project Title Exploration of Potential for Sentinel and PCORnet Data Linkage
Date Posted
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Status
Complete
Deliverables
Description

This white paper addresses the potential for linking PCORnet networks’ data to Sentinel Data Partners’ data via several use cases. Technical and governance issues and potential solutions for challenges are described.

Workgroup Leader(s)

Richard Platt, MD, MSc, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA; Kevin Haynes, PharmD, MSCE, HealthCore, Inc., Wilmington, DE; Nancy D. Lin, ScD, Optum, Waltham, MA

Workgroup Members

Paul Avillach, MD, PhD, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, and Children’s Hospital Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA; Thomas W. Carton, PhD, MS, Health Services Research, Louisiana Public Health Institute, New Orleans, LA; Jeffrey R Curtis, MD, MS, MPH, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL; Kevin Fahey, MA, America’s Health Insurance Plans, Washington, DC; Crystal Garcia, MPH, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA; Thomas Harkins, MA, MPH, Humana – Comprehensive Health Insights, Louisville, KY; Wenke Hwang, PhD, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA; Cheryl N. McMahill-Walraven, MSW, PhD, Data Science, Aetna, Blue Bell, PA; David Meltzer, MD, PhD, Section of Hospital Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Eliel Oliveira, MBA, MS, Health Services Research, Louisiana Public Health Institute, New Orleans, LA; Pamala A. Pawloski, PharmD, HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, MN; Micah Prochaska, MD, Section of Hospital Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Jon Puro, MPA:HA, OCHIN, Inc., Portland, OR; Nandini Selvam, PhD, MPH, HealthCore, Inc., Wilmington, DE