Health information technology

Current Projects

  • Current State of Remote Patient Monitoring: A Landscape Analysis
    The use and reimbursement of remote patient monitoring (RPM) has changed drastically in the last decade. This study aims to summarize the current state of telehealth RPM services provided in the U.S. healthcare systems and summarize how telehealth RPM have been utilized in the literature, along with a case study of recent RPM reimbursement rates.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Care management, Health information technology, Health services, Healthcare access, Hospitals and clinics, Legislation and regulation, Public health, Telehealth
  • Objective Program Examination and Gap Analysis of Telehealth Resource Centers
    This project will review an inventory of existing metrics used by the Telehealth Resource Centers to summarize technical assistance (TA) activities and identify opportunities for future program development in improving TA services for expanding telehealth in the nation.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Health information technology, Networking and collaboration, Telehealth
  • Summary of Telehealth Definitions: A Scoping Review
    Telehealth services are a vital alternative to delivering health care, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. This study provides a scope review of telehealth definitions, summarized from various sources and stakeholders.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Health information technology, Health services, Healthcare access, Legislation and regulation, Public health, Telehealth
  • Summative Examination of Licensure Portability Program
    Licensure portability has become increasingly important to expanding telehealth services for rural populations across state lines during the COVID-19 pandemic. The proposed summative examination will provide comprehensive Licensure Portability Program review and identify future program improvements.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Allied health professionals, Health information technology, Health services, Healthcare access, Legislation and regulation, Networking and collaboration, Physician assistants, Physicians, Public health, Quality, Workforce