The CHANGE Research Theme looks at how the barriers to the use of Connected Health technologies can be overcome and maximum impact achieved

Projects Completed under the CHANGE Research Theme

Initial Project Deliverables: Core-2015-CH1-D3 How innovation-ready are healthcare organisations in Ireland for eHealth – views from the HSEs CCIOs – Click here for an Executive Summary of this report.
Brief Description: This is a study on patient recruitment and retention in clinical trials (CTs). The context of the study is preparation for potential technology enabled CTs which when they reach their potential will provide, due to higher quality information, an improved understanding of the drug/therapy efficacy while also reducing the significant cost of trials.A greater understanding of the issues relating to patient recruitment and retention in CTs will inform the design of future technology enabled CT services.Executive Summary to follow.