Diabetic Retina Exam at Onsite Work Health Clinic Utilizing Telehealth Technology
Repository Posting Date2018-03-12T18:34:27Z
Author(s)Gibson, Ruth R.
Author DetailsRuth R. Gibson, FNP-C, School of Nursing, Old Dominion University, Suffolk, Virginia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationEpsilon Chi
Level of EvidenceN/A
This study is to increase annual diabetic retina screenings in a work based clinic from 34% to 59% which is recommended by HealthyPeople 2020. The current national average is 43%. New smart phone technology provides a compact, affordable and FDA approved method for non-eye specialists to complete this requirement.