Munier Slide 13
AHRQ-Funded Project: Virtual Discharge Advocate
- Using Innovative Communication Technology to Improve Health of Young African-American Women:
- Part of the Project RED [Re-Engineered Discharge] Initiative to reduce re-hospitalizations.
- Boston University project using a "virtual nurse" during the discharge process.
- Simulates face-to-face interaction between a patient and nurse, based on individual patient's medical data.
Project RED Avatar "Louise."
Image: The avatar "Louise" is shown holding a hospital plan.
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