Date Presented 03/27/20
Little is known about utilization of video telehealth with older clients by OT practitioners. Of 322 OT practitioners at the Veterans Health Administration participating in a web-based survey, 41% use video telehealth with older clients. The primary facilitator reflected practitioner attitudes, while the primary barrier was institutional. Findings highlight key person-level and system-level factors in implementation of video telehealth for older clients.
Primary Author and Speaker: Megan Gately
Additional Authors and Speakers: Tickle-Degnen Linda, Keren Ladin, Lauren Moo
Contributing Authors: Ward Nathan