Accession Number:

AD1037608

Title:

Patient to Health Team Communications Preferences and Perceptions of Secure Messaging

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2017-04-25

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

MiCare is the Air Forces AF web-based secure messaging platform developed to integrate patients participation in their healthcare through communication with their healthcare team. MiCare was implemented in 2011 and is currently used at all 75 Military Treatment Facilities MTFs. The purpose of this investigation is to assess whether utilization of the MiCare system by patients can be linked to patient satisfaction and perceptions of impact on service quality, care and well-being.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE