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Evaluating Telehealth Adoption and Related Barriers Among Hospitals Located in Rural and Urban Areas

Description
Study examining telehealth adoption in hospitals, comparing rural, micropolitan, and metropolitan areas using 2018 American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Survey data. Discusses barriers to telehealth implementation related to health information exchange (HIE) capacity and patient engagement through health information technology (HIT) systems.
Author(s)
Jie Chen, Aitalohi Amaize, Deanna Barath
Citation
The Journal of Rural Health
Date
11/2020
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Health information technology · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Telehealth