Using patient portals to increase engagement in patients with cancer Journal Article


Author: Rodriguez, E. S.
Article Title: Using patient portals to increase engagement in patients with cancer
Abstract: OBJECTIVES: To review patient portals which serve as a tool for patient engagement by increasing access to electronic health care information and expanding ways to communicate with health care providers. DATA SOURCES: Reviews of the literature and first-hand experience. CONCLUSION: Meaningful Use requirements propelled the design and development of patient portals in recent years. Patient engagement in oncology can improve quality of life and outcomes.
Keywords: health; electronic communication; medical-records; records; online; patient portals; patient engagement; online record access; patient accessible electronic health; online access
Journal Title: Seminars in Oncology Nursing
Volume: 34
Issue: 2
ISSN: 0749-2081
Publisher: Elsevier Inc.  
Date Published: 2018-05-01
Start Page: 177
End Page: 183
Language: English
ACCESSION: WOS:000432470000009
DOI: 10.1016/j.soncn.2018.03.009
PROVIDER: wos
PUBMED: 29625803
Notes: Review -- Source: Wos
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