Quality of Health Care

Designing text-messaging (SMS) in HIV programs: ethics-framed recommendations from the field.

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Sep 30, 2015

Text messages (SMS) are being increasingly integrated into HIV programs across Southern Africa to improve patient adherence, linkage to care and provide psycho-social support.

Telehealth and Occupational Therapy: Integral to the Triple Aim of Health Care Reform.

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Jun 30, 2015

Programs and concepts included in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 are expected to transform health care in the United States from a volume-based health system to a value-based health system with increased emphasis on prevention and health promotion.

Telemedicine in the intensive care unit: state of the art.

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Mar 27, 2015

Critical care medicine is at a crossroads in which limited numbers of staff care for increasing numbers of patients as the population ages and use of ICUs increases. Also at this time health care spending must be curbed.

The role of telemedicine in pediatric critical care.

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Mar 27, 2015

Telemedicine technologies involve real-time, live, interactive video and audio communication and allow pediatric critical care physicians to have a virtual presence at the bedsides of critically ill children.

mHealth Technology as a Persuasive Tool for Treatment, Care and Management of Persons Living with HIV.

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Jul 09, 2015

Mobile health (mHealth) technology can be a valuable tool in the management of chronic illnesses, including HIV. Qualitative research methods were used to identify the desired content and features of a mobile app for meeting and improving the healthcare needs of persons living with HIV (PLWH).

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