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Using inpatient portals to engage family caregivers in acute care setting: A literature review

Journal Article


Abstract


  • This study aims to review the literature evaluating the design, acceptance, use and usability of inpatient portals for family caregivers. Fourteen articles were included. Information about patient medication, lab results and healthcare team was most important. Most caregivers were satisified and perceived the ease of use and usefulnesss of portals. Further research is needed to collect sufficient evidence with regard to the impact of inpatient portals on patient engagement and quality of care.

Authors


  •   Alshoumr, Bader (external author)
  •   Yu, Ping
  •   Cui, Tingru
  •   Song, Ting (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Alshoumr, B., Yu, P., Cui, T. & Song, T. (2019). Using inpatient portals to engage family caregivers in acute care setting: A literature review. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 264 1627-1628.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85071439117

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 1627

End Page


  • 1628

Volume


  • 264

Place Of Publication


  • Netherlands

Abstract


  • This study aims to review the literature evaluating the design, acceptance, use and usability of inpatient portals for family caregivers. Fourteen articles were included. Information about patient medication, lab results and healthcare team was most important. Most caregivers were satisified and perceived the ease of use and usefulnesss of portals. Further research is needed to collect sufficient evidence with regard to the impact of inpatient portals on patient engagement and quality of care.

Authors


  •   Alshoumr, Bader (external author)
  •   Yu, Ping
  •   Cui, Tingru
  •   Song, Ting (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Alshoumr, B., Yu, P., Cui, T. & Song, T. (2019). Using inpatient portals to engage family caregivers in acute care setting: A literature review. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 264 1627-1628.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85071439117

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 1627

End Page


  • 1628

Volume


  • 264

Place Of Publication


  • Netherlands