Christopher M. Shea, PhD, MA, MPA
Department of Health Policy and Management
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
1104F McGavran-Greenberg Hall
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
Publications - (1)
Telestroke Adoption Among Community Hospitals in North Carolina: A Cross-Sectional Study
Rural Telehealth Research Center
This study identifies community and hospital characteristics associated with the adoption of telestroke among acute care hospitals in North Carolina.