CAPriCORN Design Studio

Do you have a research or quality improvement question but don’t know how to get the data to answer it?

Come to the CAPriCORN Design Studio

The Design Studio meets remotely Fridays 1-2pm. If you are interested in setting up a studio discussion for a project or data request, please click here to complete our intake survey. 

What is the CAPriCORN Design Studio?

The CAPriCORN Design Studio is a forum where you can bring your quality or research project and discuss it with experienced investigators, data analysts, statisticians and project coordinators. The database created at Rush as part of our participation in CAPriCORN is available for use by Rush personnel. This consists of Rush health record information stored in a common data model that can be used to generate counts or more specific data for research projects. Patient satisfaction data is also available. Click here for more detailed information on the common data model.

What is CAPriCORN?

The Chicago Area Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Network (CAPriCORN) is a Chicago-wide partnership between seven leading healthcare systems, two Veteran’s Administration Hospitals, Alliance of Chicago Community Health Services’ health clinics, and all of their patients.

What is the purpose of CAPriCORN?

The Goal: Work together to find ways to improve health care and results, focusing on issues affecting people living in and around Chicago. CAPriCORN expects to answer important health questions and with those answers help patients make decisions about what is right for them.

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