Karla Thornton

Recent Contributions

Reply to [ARCHIVED] Connected Health for Providers: Information Technologies to Improve Health Care Delivery

Nov. 4, 2013
This has been a really interesting discussion and I appreciate the invitation to participate. I have been traveling and haven't been able to participate for the last few days. I wanted to mention that we have done some patient and provider outcomes in Project ECHO, particularly in the Hepatitis C ...

Reply to [ARCHIVED] Connected Health for Providers: Information Technologies to Improve Health Care Delivery

Oct. 31, 2013
This has been a very interesting discussion. Thanks Bruce for all your insights. I, like Bruce, don't feel my experience with ECHO and the providers on our network has generated a particular interest in personal health applications. I don't have much experience in this area but find the discussion enlightening ...

Reply to [ARCHIVED] Connected Health for Providers: Information Technologies to Improve Health Care Delivery

Oct. 28, 2013
I wanted to respond to sanjeeb samal's questions regarding implementation of Project ECHO. These are great questions and often asked when people learn about the project. Our project has been funded by some state legislative funding but mostly grants (RWJF, AHRQ and others). Our project does not align with the ...

Reply to [ARCHIVED] Connected Health for Providers: Information Technologies to Improve Health Care Delivery

Oct. 28, 2013
Good morning, my name is Karla Thornton. I am an Infectious Diseases Physician in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. I currently serve as the Associate Director of Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes). http://echo.unm.edu/ Project ECHO ...


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