Saleema Karim, PhD, MBA, MHA

Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center

Phone: 501.526.6645
Email: skarim@uams.edu

Department of Health Policy and Management
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 West Markham
#820
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205


Current Projects - (1)

  • Association of Telehealth Technology and Financial Performance in Rural Hospitals
    American Hospital Association telehealth capability data will be merged with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services cost information and other databases to see if having telehealth technology is associated with improved hospital financial performance via increased revenue and profitability and access to healthcare services for rural residents.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Health services, Healthcare access, Healthcare financing, Hospitals and clinics, Rural statistics and demographics, Telehealth