Use of the Toolkit enables real time scoring and application of sophisticated clinical algorithms for clinician support. It is a secure web based tool for viewing results and accessing various forms of feedback.
The Toolkit uses multivariate predictive modeling to identify risk indicators and generate clinical messages.
All analyses are updated every 15 minutes, using the entire normative sample. The ACORN database for all questionnaires exceed 980,000 patients and 3 million completed questionnaires.
Approximately 2000 newly completed questionnaires are submitted daily via web enabled devices or by faxing to a secure HIPAA compliant system for automated data capture (with human verification) and image archiving for rapid retrieval.
The ACORN questionnaire is available in several languages, with more translations being added as needed.
Use of this questionnaire combined with regular review of results using the ACORN Toolkit has been demonstrated to increase effect sizes over a two year period.
The ACORN data repository has become the largest databases on mental health outcomes in the world.