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Formative evaluation of the telecare fall prevention project for older veterans

Isomi M Miake-Lye12*, Angel Amulis3, Debra Saliba1245, Paul G Shekelle12, Linda K Volkman3 and David A Ganz124

Author Affiliations

1 VA Greater Los Angeles HSR&D Center of Excellence, 16111 Plummer Street, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA

2 David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

3 Network 22 Telecare, Veterans Affairs Veterans Integrated Service Network 22, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA

4 Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA

5 Borun Center for Gerontological Research, University of California at Los Angeles and Los Angeles Jewish Home, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

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BMC Health Services Research 2011, 11:119  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-119

Published: 23 May 2011

Additional files

Additional file 1:

Telecare Tuck-In nurse script for falls prevention project. The script used by Telecare Tuck-In nurses during the falls prevention project.

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Additional file 2:

Stakeholder interview script and response form. The script and response form used during the stakeholder interview data collection.

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Additional file 3:

Patient interview script and response form. The script and response form used during the patient interview data collection.

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Additional file 4:

Chart abstraction indicators. A description of the indicators collected during chart abstraction.

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Additional file 5:

Falls educational materials cover letter. The cover letter sent to patients with educational materials during the falls prevention project.

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