A Jay Holmgren, PhD, MS

2022 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
PhD, 05/2021 - Health Policy, Harvard University
MHI, 05/2017 - Health Informatics, University of Michigan
BA, 05/2011 - History, University of Michigan
Honors and Awards
  • Best Young Researcher, Conference on Health IT and Analytics (CHITA), 2023
  • NIH Loan Repayment Program Award, National Library of Medicine, 2022-2024
  • Best Paper Award, Medical Informatics Europe, 2022
  • Best Student Paper, Conference on Health IT and Analytics (CHITA), 2020
  • Partners in Excellence Award, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2019
  • Derek Bok Center Certificate of Distinction and Excellence in Teaching, Harvard College, 2018
  1. Holmgren AJ, Oakes AH, Miller A, Adler-Milstein J, Mehrotra A. National Trends in Billing Secure Messages as E-Visits. 2024. PMID: 38198195

  2. Holmgren AJ, Thombley R, Sinsky CA, Adler-Milstein J. Changes in Physician Electronic Health Record Use With the Expansion of Telemedicine. 2023. PMID: 37902737

  3. Rotenstein LS, Holmgren AJ, Horn DM, Lipsitz S, Phillips R, Gitomer R, Bates DW. System-Level Factors and Time Spent on Electronic Health Records by Primary Care Physicians. 2023. PMID: 37991757

  4. Pantell MS, Holmgren AJ, Leary JC, Iott BE, Neuhaus J, Adler-Milstein J, Gottlieb LM. Social and Medical Care Integration Practices Among Children's Hospitals. 2023. PMID: 37718963

  5. Sinha S, Holmgren AJ, Hong JC, Rotenstein LS. Ctrl-C: A Cross-Sectional Study of the EHR Usage Patterns of US Oncology Clinicians. 2023. PMID: 37688578

  6. Cross DA, Holmgren AJ, Apathy NC. The role of organizations in shaping physician use of electronic health records. 2023. PMID: 37438938

  7. Holmgren AJ, Esdar M, Hüsers J, Coutinho-Almeida J. Health Information Exchange: Understanding the Policy Landscape and Future of Data Interoperability. 2023. PMID: 37414031

  8. Hendrix N, Bazemore A, Holmgren AJ, Rotenstein LS, Eden AR, Krist AH, Phillips RL. Variation in Family Physicians' Experiences Across Different Electronic Health Record Platforms: a Descriptive Study. 2023. PMID: 36952084

  9. Grouse CK, Waung MW, Holmgren AJ, Mongan J, Neinstein A, Josephson SA, Khanna RR. Behavioral "nudges" in the electronic health record to reduce waste and misuse: 3 interventions. 2022. PMID: 36519951

  10. Holmgren AJ, Byron ME, Grouse CK, Adler-Milstein J. Association Between Billing Patient Portal Messages as e-Visits and Patient Messaging Volume. 2023. PMID: 36607621

  11. Tang M, Holmgren AJ, McElrath EE, Bhatt AS, Varshney AS, Lee SG, Vaduganathan M, Adler DS, Huckman RS. Investigating the Association Between Telemedicine Use and Timely Follow-Up Care After Acute Cardiovascular Hospital Encounters. 2022. PMID: 36620529

  12. Cross DA, Adler-Milstein J, Holmgren AJ. Management Opportunities and Challenges After Achieving Widespread Health System Digitization. 2022. PMID: 36437617

  13. Apathy NC, Rotenstein L, Bates DW, Holmgren AJ. Documentation dynamics: note composition, burden, and physician efficiency. 2022. PMID: 36342001

  14. Rotenstein LS, Holmgren AJ, Healey MJ, Horn DM, Ting DY, Lipsitz S, Salmasian H, Gitomer R, Bates DW. Association Between Electronic Health Record Time and Quality of Care Metrics in Primary Care. 2022. PMID: 36255725

  15. Dixon, BE,
    Holmgren, AJ,
    Adler-Milstein, J,
    Grannis, SJ. Health Information Exchange and Interoperability 2022. PMID:

  16. Holmgren AJ, Rotenstein L, Downing NL, Bates DW, Schulman K. Association between state-level malpractice environment and clinician electronic health record (EHR) time. 2022. PMID: 35271723

  17. Arvisais-Anhalt S, Lau M, Lehmann CU, Holmgren AJ, Medford RJ, Ramirez CM, Chen CN. The 21st Century Cures Act and Multiuser Electronic Health Record Access: Potential Pitfalls of Information Release. 2022. PMID: 35175207

  18. Holmgren AJ, Downing NL, Tang M, Sharp C, Longhurst C, Huckman RS. Assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on clinician ambulatory electronic health record use. 2022. PMID: 34888680

  19. Apathy NC, Holmgren AJ, Werner RM. Growth in health information exchange with ACO market penetration. 2022. PMID: 35049261

  20. Thompson SC, Holmgren AJ, Ford EW. Information system use antecedents of nursing employee turnover in a hospital setting. 2020. PMID: 33399352

  21. Holmgren AJ, Kuznetsova M, Classen D, Bates DW. Assessing hospital electronic health record vendor performance across publicly reported quality measures. 2021. PMID: 34333626

  22. Holmgren AJ, Cutler D, Mehrotra A. The Increasing Role of Physician Practices as Bill Collectors: Destined for Failure. 2021. PMID: 34328509

  23. Holmgren AJ, Lindeman B, Ford EW. Resident Physician Experience and Duration of Electronic Health Record Use. 2021. PMID: 34348409

  24. Rotenstein LS, Holmgren AJ, Downing NL, Longhurst CA, Bates DW. Differences in Clinician Electronic Health Record Use Across Adult and Pediatric Primary Care Specialties. 2021. PMID: 34241631

  25. Rotenstein LS, Holmgren AJ, Downing NL, Bates DW. Differences in Total and After-hours Electronic Health Record Time Across Ambulatory Specialties. 2021. PMID: 33749732

  26. Holmgren AJ, Phelan J, Jha AK, Adler-Milstein J. Hospital organizational strategies associated with advanced EHR adoption. 2021. PMID: 33779993

  27. Co Z, Holmgren AJ, Classen DC, Newmark LP, Seger DL, Cole JM, Pon B, Zimmer KP, Bates DW. The Development and Piloting of the Ambulatory Electronic Health Record Evaluation Tool: Lessons Learned. 2021. PMID: 33657634

  28. Holmgren AJ, Downing NL, Bates DW, Shanafelt TD, Milstein A, Sharp CD, Cutler DM, Huckman RS, Schulman KA. Assessment of Electronic Health Record Use Between US and Non-US Health Systems. 2021. PMID: 33315048

  29. Co Z, Holmgren AJ, Classen DC, Newmark L, Seger DL, Danforth M, Bates DW. The tradeoffs between safety and alert fatigue: Data from a national evaluation of hospital medication-related clinical decision support. 2020. PMID: 32620948

  30. Levine DM, Co Z, Newmark LP, Groisser AR, Holmgren AJ, Haas JS, Bates DW. Design and testing of a mobile health application rating tool. 2020. PMID: 32509971

  31. Classen DC, Holmgren AJ, Co Z, Newmark LP, Seger D, Danforth M, Bates DW. National Trends in the Safety Performance of Electronic Health Record Systems From 2009 to 2018. 2020. PMID: 32469412

  32. Holmgren AJ, Apathy NC. Hospital adoption of API-enabled patient data access. 2019. PMID: 31471262

  33. Holmgren AJ, Co Z, Newmark L, Danforth M, Classen D, Bates D. Assessing the safety of electronic health records: a national longitudinal study of medication-related decision support. 2019. PMID: 31320497

  34. Adler-Milstein J, Holmgren AJ, Kralovec P, Worzala C, Searcy T, Patel V. Electronic health record adoption in US hospitals: the emergence of a digital "advanced use" divide. 2017. PMID: 29016973

  35. Holmgren AJ, Patel V, Adler-Milstein J. Progress In Interoperability: Measuring US Hospitals' Engagement In Sharing Patient Data. 2017. PMID: 28971929

  36. Holmgren AJ, Pfeifer E, Manojlovich M, Adler-Milstein J. A Novel Survey to Examine the Relationship between Health IT Adoption and Nurse-Physician Communication. 2016. PMID: 27999841

  37. Holmgren AJ, Patel V, Charles D, Adler-Milstein J. US hospital engagement in core domains of interoperability. 2016. PMID: 27982673