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Recommendations from Successful implementations 

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Enablers and Barriers

A growing number of publications identify enablers and barriers for implementing patient-reported outcome measures for patient care.

Using the Theoretical Domain Framework, a research team at McGill University identified both enablers and barriers for healthcare providers to use patient-reported outcomes scores in cliniclal care for patients with low back pain. Learn more. 

The Society of Gynecologic Oncology's Policy, Quality, and Outcomes Taskforce identified "significant, but surmountable" challenges in integrating patient-reported outcomes measures in healthcare. These include infrastructure, reporting, provider engagement, and patient engagement (Sisodia et al, 2020). 


Recommendations from Successful System-wide Integrations

Information and insights on challenges and opportunities in implementing PROMIS are documented in publications.  Learn more.


Publications on PROMIS are growing

More than 2,000 publications on utilization of PROMIS in research and clinical practice have been published between 2006 and 2020.

See PROMIS publications by year

See a list of primary citations for PROMIS measures