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Grant Title: Consumer Perceptions of Point-of-care Testing
Grants Awarded Number
174
Status
Grant Complete, 2016
Organization
University of Tennessee
Location
Nashville, Tennessee
Grant Category
Therapeutics, Diseases & Populations
Keyword
Point of Care Testing
Grant Docs
CPF Synopsis | Presentation - PPT | Publication
Journal
Res Social Adm Pharm | Res Social Adm Pharm
Objectives

Point-of-care testing POCT is an emerging patient care service for community pharmacists. However, despite fitting within the scope of practice of pharmacy and complimenting other patient care services offered in the community pharmacy, patients have been slow to embrace the service. Using the gold-standard in consumer preference research, conjoint-analysis will allow researchers at the University of Tennessee to identify 1 patient preferences on POCT service features 2 most important POCT service features 3 willingness-to-pay for POCT services. This information is vital for the community pharmacist to design and implement financially sustainable POCT programs.

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  • Applicant:
    Kenneth Hohmeier
    PharmD RPh
    University of Tennessee