Welcome to the Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Learning Network

A multi-stakeholder learning network that catalyzes dissemination of patient-centered evidence and practices via Clinical Decision Support to improve care and outcomes.

2017 Annual Conference Keynote Speakers

2017 Annual Conference

Female doctor, older female patient reviewing data using iPad

Patient-Centered CDS ecosystem

Two male doctors speaking with a male patient in an exam room

Receive care

Ensuring patients receive quality care and stay healthy
Operating room scene with five gowned medical staff

Deliver Care

Enabling care teams to deliver better care, more easily
Female pharmacist speaking with male patient

Support Care

Equipping diverse stakeholders with the means to deliver better value
Male doctor speaking with female patient and her father

Patients and their Caregivers

Female researchers discussing lab samples and/or data in lab setting

Subject Matter Experts and Researchers

A mother walking and holding hands with her daughter outside.

Patients and their families

Collaborators discussing topics at a meeting table


Accelerate collaborative learning
Hemagglutination Inhibition (HAI) Assay Two male and one female researcher looking at an illuminated Hemagglutination Inhibition (HAI) assay, Virus Isolation and Serology Laboratory (ADRD), Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute.

Clinicians and Care Teams

Male doctor using handheld device

Health IT and CDS Vendors

The Patient-Centered CDS Learning Network is:

  • Transforming patient-centered outcomes research findings into action using clinical decision support.
  • A collaboration among diverse stakeholders working to improve patient care and outcomes.

The Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support Learning Network (PCCDS-LN) is a new Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-supported effort that brings together diverse stakeholders to promote a sustainable community around developing, disseminating, and applying PCOR-enabled clinical decision support.