Richard J Burkhard

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The advent of electronic personal health records (PHR) provides a major opportunity to encourage positive health management practices, such as chronic disease management. Yet, to date there has been little attention toward the use of PHRs where advanced health information services are perhaps most needed, namely, in underserved communities. Drawing upon(More)
BACKGROUND Patient-shared electronic health records provide opportunities for care outside of office visits. However, those who might benefit may be unable to or choose not to use these resources, while others might not need them. OBJECTIVE Electronic Communications and Home Blood Pressure Monitoring (e-BP) was a randomized trial that demonstrated that(More)
This research investigated the effects of work practice compatibility (WPC) on user acceptance and continued use of an online disability evaluation system. The objectives were to examine the work practice compatibility and its effects on actual system use, to assess the patterns of use among the users, and to explore the implications for future system(More)
BACKGROUND Hospitals today are introducing new mobile apps to improve patient care and workflow processes. Mobile device adoption by hospitals fits with present day technology behavior; however, requires a deeper look into hospital device policies and the impact on patients, staff, and technology development. Should hospitals spend thousands to millions of(More)
BACKGROUND Many studies have provided evidence of the importance of quality provider-patient communications and have suggested improvements to patient understanding by using video-based instruction. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to understand how mobile information technology assisted video and three-dimensional (3D) image instruction,(More)
Road traffic injuries are the number one, non-disease-related, cause of death in the world; more than 1.2 million people die each year on the roads, and between 20 and 50 million sustain non-fatal injuries. In 2008, in the United States, there were 37 261 motor vehicle fatalities – the result of 34 017 motor vehicle crashes. Clearly, there is an urgent need(More)
Researchers in IS have conducted extensive research into various kinds of group support systems (GSS) over the last twenty-five years. A parallel stream of research in Management has developed an important body of research in organizational Emotional Intelligence (EI), which has been shown to contribute to the effectiveness of group interactions by(More)
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