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Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
There is a primary care need for the 55+-year-old population related to the increasing aging population, physician shortages, and, more recently, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) to implement Telehealth care. The Telehealth project will include the 55+ population to provide more participants for the project at an internal medicine clinic. Telehealth's contribution and interventions will affect causal factors such as moderating or mediating factors of health problems. Some of those factors include insufficient primary care coverage due to decreasing numbers of primary care providers (PCP), the increasing older population, complex health issues that come with aging, the need for frequent follow-up routine visits, and the future of pandemics.
Schweizer, Cynthia, "Satisfaction of Telehealth for the 55+ Population" (2021). Doctor of Nursing Practice Projects. 17.
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