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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01HX001903-01A1
Title: A Technology-Assisted Care Transition Intervention for Veterans with Chronic Heart Failure or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Principal Investigator:

Timothy P Hogan

Location: Bedford, MA
Congressional District Code: 6
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: October 2016 - June 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $21,985
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,187,796
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Project Summary The last decade has seen a steady increase in the resources that VHA uses to treat chronic heart failure (CHF) and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), both of which are among the most common reasons for admission and re-admission in VHA facilities. Multi-component care transition interventions can be effective, but are costly. One approach to reduce complexity and costs is to offload some work to technology. Informed by the s...



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