Barry Aaronson MD

Barry Aaronson MD FACP SFHM


Associate Medical Director for Clinical Informatics

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, Division of Biomedical Health Informatics

University of Washington

Email: aaronson at uw dot edu


Develop Innovative Methods to Use Health Information Technology to Ensure Inpatient Quality and Safety


Develop Dashboards within the Electronic Health Record (EHR) displayed on large wall mounted monitors that provide real time situational awareness to clinicians of inpatient status for quality and safety measures. Status indicators of interest include:

  1. signs of impending clinical deterioration such as critically abnormal vitals signs and indicators of sepsis

  2. compliance with core quality measures