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Informing Practice: Improving Care

The DARTNet Institute is a rapidly growing collaboration of practice-based research networks that are building a national collection of data from electronic health records, claims, and patient-reported outcomes. The networks blend quality improvement, effectiveness, and translational research with a data driven-learning system. The learning system includes advanced performance measures and assistance with the development and deployment of clinical decision support systems.

At a glance, the DARTNet Institute is:

A national professional society quality improvement registry endorsed by the American Academy of Family Physicians for Meaningful Use 2 attestation.

Secure, reliable datasets of health information from many organizations for improving quality and fostering research.

Researchers examining patient health information to determine what's happening in real-life practice.

Healthcare providers engaging with their peers across the country to learn the best way to care for patients.

The nine distinct research networks that make up DARTNet Institute offer access to approximately 12.5 million patient visits per year, 5 million patient lives, and approximately five billion data points.  

Measure 6 of Meaningful Use 2 and the DI Registry

The DI Meaningful Use 2 specialized registry is a professional society quality improvement registry. Participating in the registry allows  for Meaningful Use 2 -- or MU2 -- attestation. Specifically, participation in the DI specialized registry allows Eligible Providers to attest to Meaningful Use 2 Menu Measure 6. All physicians who participate in the DI Practice Performance Registry and use a certified EHR technology to provide data to the registry meet Measure 6 of Meaningful Use 2 requirements (and consequently can receive increased revenue). Read more about the Practice Performance quality improvement registry.