Identifying High-Risk Neighborhoods Using Electronic Medical Records: A Population-Based Approach for Targeting Diabetes Prevention and Treatment Interventions
Reports findings from a study examining how electronic medical records (EMRs) can be used to address chronic health conditions, specifically diabetes. Discusses how EMRs can be used to identify at-risk neighborhoods for community-based interventions. The study focused on two urban counties and one rural county in Minnesota.
Rose Gabert, Blake Thomson, Emmanuela Gakidou, Gregory Roth
PLoS One, 11(7)
Diabetes · Health information technology · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Minnesota