Research Grants

Funding For:

Defining the Digital Divide: Implications for Improving Access to Care


Wendy Brunner, Bassett Medical Center

Grant Period:

Jan 01, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022



Summary of the Project:

This study will use a survey of patients, electronic medical records and key informant interviews to investigate the contextual factors that influence a person’s ability or preference to engage with telehealth technologies, contributing to the understanding of telehealth inequity in a rural population. Findings have the potential to improve health system processes and practices and inform telehealth policy.