Christopher M. Shea, PhD, MA, MPA

Rural Telehealth Research Center

Phone: 919.966.1938
Email: chris_shea@unc.edu

Department of Health Policy and Management
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
1104F McGavran-Greenberg Hall
CB# 7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7411


Current Projects - (1)

Telestroke Adoption, Cost, and Quality in Hospitals in North Carolina
Examines hospitals in North Carolina to identify all hospitals serving as a telestroke originating site and compare these structural, market, and community characteristics to hospitals that do not provide telestroke. Examines the influence of telestroke program characteristics and process measures on quality measures and costs.
Research center: Rural Telehealth Research Center
Topics: Quality, Telehealth