Remote eye care screening for rural veterans with Technology-based Eye Care Services: a quality improvement project
April Maa1 MD, Director of TECS and comprehensive services, firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Wojciechowski2 MS, Statistician; data analyst, email@example.com
Kelly Hunt3 PhD, Epidemiologist, firstname.lastname@example.org
Clara Dismuke4 PhD, Health economist, email@example.com
Rabeea Janjua5 MD, Staff physician, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Lynch6 MD, Chief ophthalmology consultant, email@example.com
1 Atlanta VA Medical Center, Ophthalmology Division, Decatur, Georgia, USA.
2, 3, 4 Health Equity and Rural Outreach Innovation Center (HEROIC), Ralph H. Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
5, 6 Atlanta VAMC, Ophthalmology Division, Decatur, Georgia, USA.
Correspondence: A Maa, 1670 Clairtmont Road, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
Author contribution: April Maa: original concept, designed the project, supervised data collection, wrote the first draft, input data. Barbara Wojciechowski: designed the project, supplied data, collected data, statistical analysis. Kelly Hunt: contributed to drafts, supervised data collection. Clara Dismuke: contributed to drafts, supplied data. Rabeea Janjua: collected data, input data. Mary Lynch: original concept, contributed to drafts, supervised data collection.
Citation: Maa AY, Wojciechowski B, Hunt K, Dismuke C, Janjua R, Lynch MG. Remote eye care screening for rural veterans with Technology-based Eye Care Services: a quality improvement project. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2017; 17: 4045. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=4045 (Accessed 23 October 2017). DOI: https://doi.org/10.22605/RRH4045
Submitted: 9 June 2016
Revised: 25 September 2016
Accepted: 27 September 2016
Published: 26 January 2017