Published on in Vol 3, No 1 (2014): Jan-Mar

Technology-Assisted Patient Access to Clinical Information: An Evaluation Framework for Blue Button

Technology-Assisted Patient Access to Clinical Information: An Evaluation Framework for Blue Button

Technology-Assisted Patient Access to Clinical Information: An Evaluation Framework for Blue Button

Timothy P Hogan 1, 2, PhD;  Kim M Nazi 3, PhD;  Tana M Luger 1, 2, MPH, PhD;  Daniel J Amante 1, MPH;  Bridget M Smith 4, 5, PhD;  Anna Barker 2, BA;  Stephanie L Shimada 2, 6, PhD;  Julie E Volkman 1, 2, PhD;  Lynn Garvin 7, 8, MBA;  Steven R Simon 7, 9, MD, MPH;  Thomas K Houston 1, 2, MD, MPH

1 Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, US

2 Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI), National eHealth QUERI Coordinating Center , Bedford, MA, US

3 Veterans and Consumers Health Informatics Office, Office of Informatics and Analytics, Veterans Health Administration, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, US

4 Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Hines VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL, US

5 Program in Health Services Research, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, US

6 Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, US

7 Section of General Internal Medicine , VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, US

8 The Heller School for Social Policy and Management , Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, US

9 Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care , Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Timothy P Hogan, PhD
  • Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR)
  • eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI), National eHealth QUERI Coordinating Center
  • Building 70
  • 200 Springs Road
  • Bedford, MA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 781-687-3181
  • Email: Timothy.Hogan@va.gov