Catalyze Innovation that Advances Health

Featured Projects

Sepsis Decision Support

Real-time clinical decision support to detect and treat sepsis shaped by Human Factors research


Practical innovations created by and for MedStar Health associates

Patient Safety Data and Innovation

Innovation in patient safety event data analysis and display for improved interventions

Innovation Challenge

Associate ideas to improve MedStar Health Emergency Department experiences

Cognitive Engineering and Acute Care

Emergency Department information systems informed by cognitive engineering methods


Virtual triage program for faster emergency care


Point-of-care decision support aids for urgent care providers


Innovative integration of new electronic health record applications advancing care

Heart Risk Calculator

Personalized, interactive heart risk information in patient electronic health records

ICU Provider Mobile Bootcamp

Helped prepare clinicians for the COVID-19 pandemic

MedStar Health Video Visits

Scheduled video visits platform launched and scaled during the COVID-19 pandemic

MedStar eVisit

Patient-initiated, on-demand urgent care by video,
further scaled and customized during the COVID-19 pandemic


Not So Difficult Conversations

Professional development course providing tools to
enable participants to better handle crucial discussions