Health Care Surveys

Acceptability of a mobile health exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation intervention: a randomized trial.

Publication Date: 
Aug 28, 2015

BACKGROUND: Mobile technologies (mHealth) have recently been used to deliver behavior change interventions; however, few have investigated the application of mHealth for treatment of ischemic heart disease (IHD).

Mobile health and patient engagement in the safety net: a survey of community health centers and clinics.

Publication Date: 
Jun 03, 2015

Patient-centered technologies have emerged as a way to actively engage patients in care. The reach and potential of cell phones to engage diverse patient populations is great. Evidence of their effectiveness in improving health-related outcomes is limited.

Unmet Need: Improving mHealth Evaluation Rigor to Build the Evidence Base.

Publication Date: 
Oct 01, 2015

mHealth-the use of mobile technologies for health-is a growing element of health system activity globally, but evaluation of those activities remains quite scant, and remains an important knowledge gap for advancing mHealth activities.

Requirements regarding quality certification of Electronic Health Records.

Publication Date: 
Sep 11, 2009

Quality assurance is a major task with regard to the implementation of Electronic Health Records (EHRs). Currently there are only a few approaches explicitly dealing with the quality of EHR services.

Development and application of the informational and communication technologies in quality standards of health care management for patients with arterial hypertension.

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Publication Date: 
Sep 12, 2014

Mobile health technologies improve the quality of health care service. The information and communication technology is developed and applied to remind patients with arterial hypertension to follow medical recommendations.

TXT@WORK: pediatric hospitalists and text messaging.

Publication Date: 
Jun 28, 2014

BACKGROUND: Many studies assess provider-patient communication through text messaging; however, minimal research has addressed communication among physicians. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of text messaging by pediatric hospitalists.

Foreign field hospitals after the 2010 Haiti earthquake: how good were we?

Publication Date: 
Dec 31, 2012

OBJECTIVE: To assess the timing and activities of foreign field hospitals (FFH) deployed during the first month after the Haiti earthquake and to evaluate adherence to WHO/Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) guidelines. Results were compared with data from past sudden-onset disasters.

[Internet, SMS or voice portals tools. New technologies for an old problem].

Publication Date: 
Sep 24, 2012

OBJECTIVE: To analyse the frequency of use, effectiveness and usability of automated systems for obtaining appointments in primary care from a user point of view.