Empowering Patients: Rural Healthcare and Chronic Conditions

HIMSS18: Improving the Patient Experience

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 8:30AM-9:30AM PT
Location: Galileo 904; Session 406

Engaging patients in the management of chronic care in rural areas. This session will provide a discussion of the potential barriers to adopt patient-facing tools in rural health centers, the value of conducting usability tests to mitigate these barriers, and a discussion of clinical studies needed to evaluate the impact of these tools.

MEET the Experts

Kristina Sheridan, MS

Speaker, Principal Investigator and Researcher
Patient Empowerment, MITRE

Luz Mahecha Martinez MPH

Co-Speaker, Health Behavior and Social Sciences Specialist
MITRE

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