Engaging in large-scale digital health technologies and services. What factors hinder recruitment?

Siobhan O'Connor, Frances S. Mair, Marilyn Lennon, Matt-Mouley Bouamrane, Kate O'Donnell

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Implementing consumer oriented digital health products and services at scale is challenging and a range of barriers to reaching and recruiting users to these types of solutions can be encountered. This paper describes the experience of implementers with the roll-out of the Delivering Assisted Living Lifestyles at Scale (dallas) programme. The findings are based on qualitative analysis of baseline and midpoint interviews and project documentation. Eight main themes emerged as key factors which hindered participation. These include how the ...
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDigital Healthcare Empowering Europeans
EditorsRonald Cornet, Lăcrămioara Stoicu-Tivadar, Alexander Hörbst, Carlos Luis Parra Calderón, Stig Kjær Andersen, Mira Hercigonja-Szekeres
PublisherIOS Press
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)978-1-61499-511-1
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Event26th Medical Informatics in Europe Conference, MIE 2015 - Madrid, Spain
Duration: 27 May 201529 May 2015

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
PublisherIOS Press


Conference26th Medical Informatics in Europe Conference, MIE 2015


  • digital health products
  • dallas programme
  • delivering assisted living lifestyles at scale programme
  • implementation
  • eHealth
  • engagement

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