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Patients Accessing Technology at Home (PATH)

Maimonides Medical Center & Older Adults Technology Services

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While patient access to health information technology is a core component of current health system reform and its promise for increased quality, cost control and satisfaction, most adults over the age of 65 are stranded on the other side of the “digital divide.” The PATH Project’s overarching goal was to develop an effective model for engaging, training and supporting older adults and their family caregivers to access internet-based information and technology in their homes to improve their health outcomes, coordinate their care, control their healthcare costs, and enhance the quality of their lives.