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Table 4 Capability and characteristic frequency

From: Health Information Technologies—Academic and Commercial Evaluation (HIT-ACE) methodology: description and application to clinical feedback systems

Capability/characteristic Number of systems with capability/characteristic Percentage of systems with capability/characteristic
Tracks standardized outcomes 46 93.88
Outcome monitoring for provider is a prime function 45 91.84
Contact info of developer 43 87.76
Internet-based 41 83.67
Reports system as evidence-based 41 83.67
Library of measures to choose from 35 71.43
Summary reports 34 69.39
Displays outcomes as graphs 34 69.39
Aggregate data at multiple levels 30 61.22
View option of treatment recipient 28 57.14
Immediate feedback timing 27 55.10
Available for purchase/acquisition 27 55.10
Provides standard gap feedback 22 44.90
Available training for system use other than demo 22 44.90
Available tech support 22 44.90
Alerts to provider 21 42.86
Available demo of system for promotional purposes 20 40.82
Ability to use on mobile devices 20 40.82
Available paper format 20 40.82
Available service recipient portal for data entry 18 36.73
Available instruction manual for system 18 36.73
HIPAA compliant 17 34.69
Available in other languages 16 32.65
Permission-based logins for different users 16 32.65
Ability to use on different devices 16 32.65
Dashboard view option 15 30.61
Tracks idiographic measures relevant to treatment process 14 28.57
Integration with other technologies 14 28.57
Tracks therapeutic processes 13 26.53
Corrective feedback from system 13 26.53
Tracks interventions delivered by providers 12 24.49
Summary reports for service recipient 12 24.49
Ongoing support beyond tech support 12 24.49
Tracks/Measures individual treatment targets (goals) 11 22.45
Software-based 11 22.45
Provider determines frequency of measure administration 10 20.41
New tools and measures can be added 10 20.41
Records treatment goals 9 18.37
Makes referrals 9 18.37
Adaptive measures 8 16.33
Compares service providers to other providers 7 14.29
Ability to create idiographic tracking mechanisms 7 14.29
Alerts to others 5 10.20
Customizable dashboard 5 10.20
Messaging system for treatment providers 5 10.20
HL7 compliant 5 10.20
Generates invoices for billing purposes 5 10.20
Provider can add new tools directly 4 8.16
Available service recipient portal to view outcomes 4 8.16
Tracks critical events for service recipient 3 6.12
Compares treatment outcomes to user-defined goals 3 6.12
Ability to customize alerts 3 6.12
Reports fulfilling “Meaningful use” criteria 3 6.12
Accessible to disabled populations 2 4.08
System is an electronic health record 2 4.08
Blue Button Compliant 0 0.00