UMMC Projects

Remote Patient Monitoring

Adult Obesity RPM

Mississippi (MS) 37.3% has the second highest rate of adult obesity in the nation. The patients are currently seen in the outpatient obesity clinic by…

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Remote Patient Monitoring

Home-Based Cardiac Rehab Program

Cardiac rehab has been shown to impact secondary prevention after cardiac events, most patients in rural areas have difficulty accessing care because ofdistance to facility-based…

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Telehealth Experience

Integration of Telehealth in Cardio-Metabolic

Dr. Elizabeth Fryoux of the Department of Medicine has put together a multi-disciplinary cardio-metabolic clinic for patients that have suffered a myocardial infraction and have…

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Telehealth Research and Research Methods

Individualized Tele-Nutrition for Patients with Chronic Disease

The Mississippi health system cares for a significant portion of the adult population with diabetes, obesity, and other nutrition-related diseases. Medical Nutrition Therapy(MNT) administered by…

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Telehealth Specialty Services

Training Program for Caregivers of ADRD Patients (Caregiver University)

Caregiver University will be expanded to reach a more diverse audience of family caregivers in Mississippi and surrounding southeastern states thereby improving the quality of…

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Telehealth Research and Research Methods

Remote Sensorimotor and Neurocognitive Examination in Virtual Reality

80-90% of sports and recreation brain injuries are considered mild traumatic brain injuries or concussion resulting in functional disturbances of sensorimotor control system. In this…

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Behavioral Health

Expansion of School-based Mental Health Access

This project explores the effectiveness of telehealth delivery of a dynamic, comprehensive model of mental health with clinical and workforce benefits in comparison to traditional…

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Maternal Health

Maternal Hypertension Remote Patient Monitoring

The project will study the feasibility of implementing a telehealth approach to capturing blood pressures of pregnant women with chronic hypertension or a history of…

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