Kevin J Leonard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A draft framework for measuring progress towards the development of a National Health Information Infrastructure
    Dean F Sittig
    Department of Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente, P C, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:14. 2005
  2. pmc Is Canada ready for patient accessible electronic health records? A national scan
    Sara Urowitz
    Princess Margaret Hospital University Health Network, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:33. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint How and when eHealth is a good investment for patients managing chronic disease
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Healthc Manage Forum 24:122-36. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint The adoption of distance education technology in a master of health administration (MHA/MHSc) curriculum: anecdotes and antidotes
    K J Leonard
    Department of Health Administration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Adm Educ 18:321-33. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Patients are destined to manage their care
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Healthc Q 10:76-8. 2007
  6. pmc Improving information technology adoption and implementation through the identification of appropriate benefits: creating IMPROVE-IT
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 9:e9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of patients in designing health information systems: the case of applying simulation techniques to design an electronic patient record (EPR) interface
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8, Canada
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:275-84. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of funding policy on day of week admissions and discharges in hospitals: the cases of Austria and Canada
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 12 Queens Park Crescent West, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5S 1A8
    Health Policy 63:239-57. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Developing healthcare rule-based expert systems: case study of a heart failure telemonitoring system
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Med Inform 81:556-65. 2012
  10. pmc Mobile phone-based telemonitoring for heart failure management: a randomized controlled trial
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e31. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc A draft framework for measuring progress towards the development of a National Health Information Infrastructure
    Dean F Sittig
    Department of Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente, P C, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:14. 2005
    ..We describe a conceptual framework to help measure progress toward that goal...
  2. pmc Is Canada ready for patient accessible electronic health records? A national scan
    Sara Urowitz
    Princess Margaret Hospital University Health Network, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:33. 2008
    ..To assess the readiness for the implementation and adoption of EHRs in Canada, a national scan was conducted to determine organizational readiness and willingness for patient accessible electronic records...
  3. ncbi request reprint How and when eHealth is a good investment for patients managing chronic disease
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Healthc Manage Forum 24:122-36. 2011
    ..Once an effective eHealth system has been developed for the 3C patients, then it can be straightforwardly extended to include all patients and other stakeholders...
  4. ncbi request reprint The adoption of distance education technology in a master of health administration (MHA/MHSc) curriculum: anecdotes and antidotes
    K J Leonard
    Department of Health Administration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Adm Educ 18:321-33. 2000
    ..Consequently, we conclude with a detailed student evaluation of the advantages and drawbacks of such technology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patients are destined to manage their care
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Healthc Q 10:76-8. 2007
    ..Just as customers accessing their information have reduced costs in other industries, such as banking, the same may hold true in healthcare...
  6. pmc Improving information technology adoption and implementation through the identification of appropriate benefits: creating IMPROVE-IT
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 9:e9. 2007
    ..Herein, we outline the theoretical framework, the methodology employed to create the metrics, and the benefits that can be obtained...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of patients in designing health information systems: the case of applying simulation techniques to design an electronic patient record (EPR) interface
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8, Canada
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:275-84. 2004
    ..In this paper, we report on the research, the methodology and the findings pertaining to the both the content and the design of an electronic patient record...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of funding policy on day of week admissions and discharges in hospitals: the cases of Austria and Canada
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 12 Queens Park Crescent West, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5S 1A8
    Health Policy 63:239-57. 2003
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  9. doi request reprint Developing healthcare rule-based expert systems: case study of a heart failure telemonitoring system
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Med Inform 81:556-65. 2012
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  10. pmc Mobile phone-based telemonitoring for heart failure management: a randomized controlled trial
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e31. 2012
    ..Mobile phones are becoming ubiquitous and economical, but the feasibility and efficacy of a mobile phone-based telemonitoring system have not been determined...
  11. pmc Perceptions and experiences of heart failure patients and clinicians on the use of mobile phone-based telemonitoring
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e25. 2012
    ..Previous trials of heart failure telemonitoring systems have produced inconsistent findings, largely due to diverse interventions and study designs...
  12. doi request reprint Self-care and quality of life of heart failure patients at a multidisciplinary heart function clinic
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, 190 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:377-85. 2011
    ..Multidisciplinary heart function clinics aim to improve self-care through patient education and to provide clinical management...
  13. pmc Patient accessible electronic health records: exploring recommendations for successful implementation strategies
    David Wiljer
    University Health Network, 610 University Avenue, 5 973, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON M5G 2M9, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 10:e34. 2008
    ..Although many benefits have been identified, there are many questions about best practices for the implementation of patient accessible Electronic Health Records (EHRs)...
  14. pmc The anxious wait: assessing the impact of patient accessible EHRs for breast cancer patients
    David Wiljer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:46. 2010
    ..This study assesses the implementation of a PHR, and its impact on anxiety levels and perceptions of self-efficacy in a sample of breast cancer patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Yes, Virginia, there are system benefits to be gained from providing patients access to their own health information
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Healthc Q 11:64-8, 2. 2008
    ..As this information becomes available, additional education programs will have to be developed to safely activate and empower patients as partners in their care...
  16. pmc Overcoming structural constraints to patient utilization of electronic medical records: a critical review and proposal for an evaluation framework
    Warren J Winkelman
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:151-61. 2004
    ..Critically rooted methods such as action research can directly inform development strategies so that these systems may positively influence health outcomes...
  17. pmc Patient-perceived usefulness of online electronic medical records: employing grounded theory in the development of information and communication technologies for use by patients living with chronic illness
    Warren J Winkelman
    Centre for Global e Health Innovation, University Health Network, R Fraser Elliott Building, 4th Floor, 190 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:306-14. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to discover how patients living with chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) value Internet-based patient access to electronic patient records...
  18. ncbi request reprint Who will demand access to their personal health record? A focus on the users of health services and what they want
    Kevin J Leonard
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, Univeristy of Toronto
    Healthc Q 11:92-6. 2008
    ..Opportunities must be provided to involve 3C in system design, testing and development...
  19. pmc Attitudes of heart failure patients and health care providers towards mobile phone-based remote monitoring
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 12:e55. 2010
    ..However, little is known about whether patients and their health care providers are willing and able to use this technology...