A recent study published in the Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice set out to examine the public’s knowledge and perceptions of ‘Connected Health’ in Northern Ireland.
A questionnaire was administered by face-to-face interview to 1003 people in shopping centres across Northern Ireland. Topics included public knowledge of Connected Health, opinions about who should provide Connected Health and views about the use of computers in health care. Unsurprisingly, most respondents had never heard of Connected Health (92%). However, following a ‘standard definition’ the majority felt that it was a good idea.
Read more: The Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice (subscription access only)