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Research Highlight: The Virtual Specialty Care QUERI Program - Improving Access to High-Quality Specialty Care for Rural Veterans

Description
Highlights the Virtual Specialty Care (VSC) QUERI Program, a measure to support operational partners, such as the Office of Rural Health, Office of Connected Care, and Mental Health Services, as virtual care technologies are implemented to increase access to specialty care for rural veterans. Discusses the challenges of evaluating rapidly evolving technologies without stifling their development.
Author(s)
John Fortney, Greg Reger, Alexis Beatty
Date
08/2017
Type
Document
Organization
VA Health Services Research & Development Service
Tagged as
Access · Care coordination · Health information technology · Telehealth · Veterans