Health Informatics Research and Innovations in Chronic Care Management: An Experimental Prospectus for Adopting Personal Health Records

  • Thomas T. H. Wan


This chapter focuses on the use of patient-centric care management technology, utilizing personal health record (PHR) as a facilitator for improving patient-provider communication, the continuity of care, medication management, and the adoption of health information technology in care management at community health centers. A randomized trial is proposed to evaluate how patient-centric care management technology may yield beneficial effects on a series of health-care outcome measures.


Personal health records Health information technology Patient-centric care Complex factorial design Randomized trial 


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  • Thomas T. H. Wan
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  1. 1.College of Health and Public AffairsUniversity of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA

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