Real-Time Patient Portal Use Among Emergency Department Patients Since Implementation of the 21st Century Cures Act: An Open Results Study.
Objectives We characterized real-time patient portal test result viewing among emergency department (ED) patients and described patient characteristics overall and among those not enrolled in the portal at ED arrival. Methods Our observational study at an academic ED used portal log data to trend the proportion of adult patients who viewed results during their visit from 4/5/2021 - 4/4/2022. Correlation was assessed visually and with Kendall's . Covariate analysis using [...]
Author(s): Turer, Robert W, Martin, Katherine R, Courtney, Daniel Mark, Diercks, Deborah B, Chu, Ling, Willett, DuWayne L, Thakur, Bhaskar, Hughes, Amy E, Lehmann, Christoph Ulrich, McDonald, Samuel