What's new

We are happy to include eMAX Health EMR Claims+ (USA) to our compendium of database profiles. This database integrates EMR details with longitudinal claims for complete patient follow-up including lab results. The EMRClaims+ database is derived through contracted payer, provider, and specialty pharmacy networks in order to provide comprehensive data on healthcare service and all aspects of clinical care for currently over 20 million patients treated in the Midwest region of the United States during the period from 1988 to present.

Download Dr. Jones’ presentation - “Where are the data?” Identifying population data to evaluate risk, use, cost and benefit of medical products – presented at the ASCPT Workshop: Registries and Databases in Clinical Research on March 22, 2014.

DGI moved to a new location: 9302 Lee Highway, Suite 700, Fairfax, VA 22031. We will provide you with our NEW TELEPHONE & FAX NUMBERS as soon as possible.

We are making strides into adding new database profiles from more countries. We now have our first profile from Faroe Islands: Faroe Islands/Faroese Cancer Registry.

We have just uploaded our first database profile from Singapore – the Pan-Asian Resuscitation Outcomes Study (PAROS). B.R.I.D.G.E. now has 225+ database profiles from 31 countries. Subscribers can now access two additional Finnish DB profiles: • **Finnish National Infectious Diseases Register (NIDR); • **Finnish Register of Visual Impairment

Download our B.R.I.D.G.E. TO DATA poster presented recently (November 5-6, 2013) at the OMOP-IMEDS* Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland - “Using an Online Database Resource to Characterize Healthcare Data Linkage Capabilities”. If you wish to read or download our other posters presented in the past, please click here.

B.R.I.D.G.E. TO DATA is presenting a poster at OMOP-IMEDS* Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland at the Hyatt Regency, November 5-6, 2013. Dr. Judith K. Jones will present the poster entitled, “Using an Online Database Resource to Characterize Healthcare Data Linkage Capabilities,” during the poster session on Nov. 5, 5:30-7:30pm. Please stop by and we will be happy to answer any questions you have. *Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP) - Innovation in Medical Evidence Development and Surveillance (IMEDS)

Download our latest poster “Data Elements in Inpatient Databases to Enhance Safety & Health Outcomes Research,” which was presented at ISPE’s 29th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management in Montreal, Canada on August 27, 2013. The poster describes specific data elements found in inpatient databases (DBs) and compares them with data fields in outpatient DBs.

B.R.I.D.G.E. TO DATA has several IMS database profiles, and we have just added 3 more:

Explore two new IMS LifeLink Longitudinal Rx (LRx) Database profiles from Hungary and Spain. And don’t forget to see our poster if you happen to be at ICPE in Montreal, Canada on August 27, 2013 (Data Elements in Inpatient Databases To Enhance Safety & Health Outcomes Research. Database SIG Poster 193 Session B; Abstract #637).