This study is a pilot test of a Web-based electronic system designed to calculate the actual costs that practices incur when providing different types of immunizations. The purpose of this project is to determine the feasibility for using this electronic system for tracking immunization data and to gather information regarding the barriers that practices encounter while using the system. This research project is being conducted by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Research Network (NRN) and the State Chapters of the AAFP.
The specific aims of this project are to:
This project is being conducted from January 2010 through December 2010.
This project has been completed.
The Principal Investigator for this project is Doug Campos-Outcalt, MD, MPA, Clinical Sciences Analyst for the AAFP.
Co-Investigators are: James M. Galliher, PhD, and Elizabeth Stewart, PhD, with the AAFP National Research Network; and Michelle McDermott, MS, with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, CO.
For additional information on this project, please contact:
AAFP National Research Network
This study is funded by a grant from Sanofi Pasteur.