AHRQ Grantee Profile: Tejal Gandhi, M.D.

AHRQ's newest grantee, Tejal Gandhi, M.D., has helped clinicians adopt health information technology and improve patient safety.

Dr. Gandhi, chief clinical and safety officer of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, has shown that medication errors and adverse drug events could be lowered in hospital and outpatient settings by using a wide range of technologies, including electronic medication administration systems, barcode technology, computerized physician order entry, and clinical decision support systems.

Select to access her profile and other AHRQ grantees who have made major advances in health services research.

 

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