Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Improving Access Through Targeted Delivery of Telemedicine|
Charlie M Wray
||San Francisco, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Health Services R&D
|| February 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Background: Improving access to care is a high priority within the VA. While improvements to access have been made in recent years, gaps and inefficiencies still exist, particularly around missed clinic visits, or `no- shows'. The VA reports that approximately 15-18% of scheduled outpatient primary care appointments are not completed and that 9.2 million appointments were lost because of no-shows in FY2017. In preliminary work, we demonstrated the importance of social risk factors on VA no-show...
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