Petrakis, Beth Ann

Preliminary needs assessment of mobile technology use for healthcare among homeless veterans.

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Publication Date: 
Aug 06, 2015

Background. Homeless veterans have complex healthcare needs, but experience many barriers to treatment engagement. While information technologies (IT), especially mobile phones, are used to engage patients in care, little is known about homeless veterans' IT use.

The potential for health-related uses of mobile phones and internet with homeless veterans: results from a multisite survey.

Publication Date: 
Sep 04, 2014

BACKGROUND: Addressing the health needs of homeless veterans is a priority in the United States, and, although information technologies can potentially improve access to and engagement in care, little is known about this population's use of information technologies or their willingness to us