NSITE: Novel Strategies to Increase Telehealth Engagement

Overview

About this study

The primary objective of Aim 1 of this study are to identify personal and social determinant of health-related key factors that present as a barriers to use of non-emergent telehealth care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Aim 1 will use a qualitative study design to understand the experiences of patients along with social determinants of health (SDOH). The results of the qualitative work will be used by the research team to design the survey for administration in Aim 2.

The primary objectgive of Aim 2 of this study is to assess personal and social determinants of health that are associated with patient’s decision to prefer face-to-face visits compared with telehealth appointments for non-emergent care. 

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female, age ≥ 18 years as of April 2020.
  • Patient at Mayo Clinic (Arizona, Florida or Minnesota) or Mayo Clinic Health System.
  • Has not utilized telehealth services since April 2020 but attended face-to-face appointments only for non-emergent outpatient clinical care.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Anyone not meeting inclusion criteria.

 

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Pravesh Sharma, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Nicole Reinicke B.S.

(507) 538-7370

teleresearch@mayo.edu

Eau Claire, Wis.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Pravesh Sharma, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Nicole Reinicke B.S.

(507) 538-7370

teleresearch@mayo.edu

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