Rural Populations

Outcomes and quality of care in rheumatoid arthritis with or without video telemedicine follow-up visits.

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Improving Recognition and Management of Hypertension in Youth: Comparing Approaches for Extending Effective CDS for use in a Large Rural Health System

Description: 

The aim of this research is to implement a clinical decision support tool to provide clinicians patient-specific and evidence-based treatment recommendations regarding the recognition and management of high blood pressure and hypertension in children and adolescents.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2020 to July 31, 2025

Speech Telerehabilition After Stroke: Proof-of-Concept and Feasibility - Final Report

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A Demonstration Project: Assessing the Significance and Impact of Utilizing a Novel Telemedicine Application in the Delivery of Community-Based Palliative Care in a Rural Seriously Ill Population

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This research will evaluate the impact on patient and provider outcomes from integrating a virtual pharmacist into a telehealth-based palliative care model.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2019 to September 29, 2021

Maximizing the Impact of ePHIM in Low-Income, Multiethnic Populations - Final Report

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Evaluation of the Impact of Telemedicine on Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis - Final Report

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Examining the Clinical Workflow and Outcomes of Integrating Health Information Technology to Educate and Support Dementia Caregivers

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This project will evaluate the integration into clinical care of CareHeroes, an application to support caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2022

Bringing Communities and Technology Together for Healthy Aging - Final Report

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School-Based Tele-Physiatry Assistance for Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs Living in Rural and Underserved Communities

Description: 

This project will determine the impact of using telemedicine to serve children with special healthcare needs living in rural and underserved communities.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2022

Speech Telerehabilition After Stroke: Proof-of-Concept and Feasibility

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This research evaluated the impact of a telerehabilitation approach among stroke survivors with aphasia, finding it was a cost-effective, feasible approach with high patient satisfaction.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2019