Health IT Research Papers

Healthcare-related publications by CIS, IHA, and GHPC faculty who are members of the Center for Health Information Technology
  • Singh, R., Mathiassen, L., Astapova, E. and Stachura, M. “Dynamic Capabilities in Home Health:  IT-enabled Transformation of Post-acute Care.”  Journal of Association for Information Systems, Vol. 12, 163-188, 2011.
  • Singh, R., Mathiassen, L., Astapova, E. and Stachura, M.  “Sustainable Rural Telehealth Innovation:  A Public Health Case Study.”  Health Services Research, Vol. 45, No. 4, 985-1004, 2010.
  • Baird, A. and T. S. Raghu. “Associating consumer preferences with business models for digital services,” European Journal of Information Systems, 2015 (24), 4-22.
  • Baird, A., and Nowak, S. “Why primary care practices should become digital health information hubs for their patients,” BioMed Central (BMC) Family Practice, 2014 (15:190), 1-5.
  • Baird, A., Furukawa, M., Rahman, B., and Schneller, G.  “Corporate governance and the adoption of Health Information Technology within Integrated Delivery Systems,” Health Care Management Review, 2014 (39:3), 234-244.
  • Baird, A., T. S. Raghu, North, F., and Edwards, F.  “When traditionally inseparable services are separated by technology: The case of patient portal features offered by Primary Care Providers,” Health Systems, 2014 (3:2), 143-158.
  • Baird, A.  “Making the case for leveraging the Patient Centered E-Health (PCEH) context to expand information systems theory,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 2014 (34), 365-380.
  • Rai, A., Chen, L., Pye, J., and Baird, A.  “Understanding determinants of consumer mobile health (mHealth) usage intentions, assimilation, and channel preferences,” Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2013 (15:8 e149), 1-20.
  • Baird, A., Furukawa, M., and T. S. Raghu.  “Understanding contingencies associated with the early adoption of customer-facing web portals,” Journal of Management Information Systems, 2012 (29:2), 293-324.
  • Baird, A., T. S. Raghu, and Tulledge-Scheitel, S.  “The role of policy in the prevention of Personal Health Record (PHR) market failure,” Journal of Information Technology and Politics, 2012 (9:2), 117-132.
  • Pye, J., Rai, A., and Baird, A.  “Health Information Technology in U.S. Hospitals: How Much, How Fast?”  International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Auckland, New Zealand, 2014. (Winner of best research-in-progress paper award).
  • Rai, A., Chen, L., and Baird, A. “Consumer use of mobile health (mHealth): An integrated individual and local influence mechanisms evaluation,” Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE), Washington, D.C, 2013.
  • Baird, A., T. S. Raghu, Rai, A., and Sambamurthy, V.  “Toward a persuasive design theory of information systems,” Center for Process Innovation (CEPRIN) Workshop, Atlanta, GA, 2013.
  • Cho, S. Mathiassen, L. and Gallivan, M.  “Crossing the Diffusion Chasm:  From Invention to Penetration of a Telehealth Innovation.  Information,” Technology & People, Volume 22, No. 4, 351-366, 2009. 
  • Cho, S., Mathiassen, L. and Nilsson, A.  “Contextual Dynamics during Health Information Systems Implementation:  An Event-based Actor Network Approach.” European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 17, No. 6, 614-631, 2008.
  • Cho, S., and Mathiassen, L.  “The Role of Industry Infrastructure in Telehealth Innovations:  A Multi-level Analysis of a Telestroke Program.”  European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 16, No. 6, 738-750, 2007.
  • Cho, S., Khasanshina, E.V., Mathiassen, L., Hess, D.C., Wang, S., and Stachura, M.  “An Analysis of Business Issues in a Telestroke Project.”  Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, Vol. 13, 257-262, 2007.
  •    Rockart, J.F., McLean, E.R., Hershberg, P.I., and Bell, G.O., “An Automated Medical History System: The Experience of the Lahey Clinic Foundation with Computer-Processed Medical Histories," Archives of Internal Medicine, Vol. 132, September 1973, pp. 348-358.
  •   McLean, E.R., Rockart, J.F., and Arabian, J., “Computer Assisted History Taking — Do Patients Resent It?”, The Hospital Medical Staff, Vol. 2, No. 6, June 1973, pp. 36-43.
  •   McLean, E.R., Rockart, J.F., and Chaney, J., “Questionnaire Becomes Preadmission Tool," Hospitals, Journal of the American Hospital Association, Vol. 47, No. 12, June 16, 1973, pp. 56-59.
  • Rockart, J.F., McLean, E.R., Hershberg, P.I., and Harrison, R., “Some Experiences with an Automated Medical History Questionnaire," Proceedings of the 10th IBM Medical Symposium, IBM Corporation, Poughkeepsie, NY, 1971, pp. 125-137.
  • Mishra, A.N., Anderson, C., Angst, C., Agarwal, R.  “Electronic Health Records Assimilation and Physician Identity Evolution:  An Identity Theory Perspective.” Accepted at Information Systems Research.
  • Bhargava, H., Mishra, A.N. “Electronic Medical Records and Physician Productivity:  Insights from Panel Data Analysis and Design Implications.” Submitted to Conference on Information Systems and Technology, INFORMS, Charlotte, NC, November 12 – 13, 2011.
  • Bhargava, H., Mishra, A.N. “Do Electronic Medical Records Make Physicians More Productive?  An Empirical Analysis and Design Implications.”  Workshop on Health IT and Economics, Washington, DC, October 8 – 9, 2010.
  • Singh, R., Mathiassen, L., Mishra, A.N. “A Theory of Rural Telehealth Innovation – A Paradoxical Approach,” Proceedings of International Conference on Information Systems, Phoenix, AZ, December 15 – 18, 2009.
  • Chu, T.H., and Robey, D. “Online Learning at Minkuo Hospital,” Asian Case Research Journal, (2011, in press).
  • Chu, T.H., and Robey, D. “Explaining Changes in Learning and Work Practice Following the Adoption of Online Learning:  A Human Agency Perspective,” European Journal of Information Systems, 17(1), 2008, 79-98.
  • Cho, S., Mathiassen, L., and Robey, D.  “The Dialectics of Resilience:  A multi-level Analysis of a Telehealth Innovation,” Journal of Information Technology, 22(1), 2007, 24-35.
  • Cho, S., Mathiassen, L., and Robey, D. “The Dialectics of Resilience:  A Multi-Level Analysis of a Telehealth Innovation,” in The Transfer and Diffusion of Information Technology for Organizational Resilience, Springer Boston, 2006, 339-357.
  • Franz, C.R., Robey, D., and Koeblitz, R.R., “User Response to an Online Information System:  A Field Experiment,” MIS Quarterly, 10(1), March 1986, 29-42.
  • Robinson, W.N., Syed, A.R., Akhlaghi, A., and Deng, T.  “Pattern Discovery of User Interface Sequencing by Rehabilitation Clients with Cognitive Impairments.” in Hawaii International Conference on Software Systems, Kauai, HI, USA, 2012.
  • Robinson, W.N., Akhlaghi, A. Deng, T., and Syed, A.  “Automated Differential Diagnosis of Behavioral Transitions in Stream Mining with Decision Trees,” in Hawaii International Conference on Software Systems, HI, USA, 2011.
  • Robinson, W.N. and Akhlaghi, A., “Monitoring Behavioral Transitions in Cognitive Rehabilitation with Multi-Model, Multi-Window Stream Mining,” in Hawaii International Conference on Software Systems, Kauai, HI, USA, 2010.
  • Robinson, W.N. and Fickas, S., “Talking Designs:  A Case of Feedback for Design Evolution in Assistive Technology,” in Design Requirements Engineering:  A Ten-Year Perspective, K. Lyytinen, et al., Eds:  Springer-Verlag, 2009, pp. 215-237.
  • Robinson, W.N. and Fickas, S., “Designs can Talk:  A Case of Feedback for Design Evolution in Assistive Technology,” in Third International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA 2008, pp.401-416.
  • Robinson, W.N., “Towards a Theory of Continuously Personalized Design in Mass Markets,” presented at The Design Requirements Workshop, Cleveland, OH, 2007.
  • Robinson, W.N., “Implementing Rule-based Monitors within a Framework for Continuous Requirements Monitoring, best paper nominee,” in Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS’05), Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 2005.
  • Fickas, S., Robinson, W.N., and Sohlberg, M.  “The Role of Deferred Requirements:  A Case Study,” in International Conference on Requirements Engineering (RE’05), Paris, France, 2005.
  • Wolfgang, M. and Varshney, U., “Design of Pervasive Information Systems and its use in Healthcare" to appear in Decision Support Systems
  • Varshney, U., "Wireless Medication Management System: Design and Performance Evaluation," Proc. IEEE Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, 2011
  • Varshney, U., "Smart Medication Management System and Interventions for Medication Adherence," Proc. 2nd Symposium on Healthcare Advancements in Research & Practice (SHARP 2.0), 2011
  • Varshney, U. Pervasive Healthcare Computing: EMR/EHR, Wireless and Health Monitoring, May 2009, Springer Publications (available in hard cover, soft cover and electronic format)
  • Cousins, K. and Varshney, U., “Designing Ubiquitous Computing Environments to Support Work Life Balance,” Communications of the ACM, vol. 52, no. 5, May 2009, pp. 117-123
  • Sneha S. and Varshney, U., “Enabling Ubiquitous Patient Monitoring: Model, Decision Protocols, Opportunities and Challenges,” Decision Support Systems, vol. 46, no. 3, February 2009, pp. 606-619
  • Varshney, U., “A Framework for Wireless Monitoring of Mental Health Conditions,” Proc. IEEE International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, Sept. 2009
  •  Walsh D., K. Passerini, Varshney, U., and J. Fjermestad, “Legal Issues in the Transition to Electronic Records in Health Care,” Information Systems: People, Organizations, Institutions, and Technologies (editors: A. D’Atri and D. Saccà), Springer Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2009
  • Varshney ,U., “Guest editorial,” Sp. Issue on Wireless in Healthcare, Journal on Decision Support Systems, 2009
  • Varshney, U. “A Framework for Supporting Emergency Messages in Wireless Patient Monitoring,” Decision Support Systems, vol. 45, no. 4, November 2008, pp. 981-996
  • Varshney, U., “Improving Wireless Health Monitoring using Incentive-based Router Cooperation,” IEEE Computer, vol. 41, no. 5, May 2008, pp. 55-62
  • Walsh, D., K. Passerini, Varshney, U., and J. Fjermestad, “Safeguarding Patient Privacy in Electronic Healthcare in the USA: the Legal View,” International Journal on Electronic Healthcare, vol. 4, no. 3-4, 2008, pp. 311-326
  • Malladi S., and Varshney ,U., “Design and Application of a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act-compliant Privacy Framework for Pervasive Healthcare,” International Journal of Mobile Communications, April 2008, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 499-518
  • Walsh, D., K. Passerini, Varshney, U., J. Fjermestad, “Legal Issues in the Transition to Electronic Records in Health Care,” Proc. of Italian Association of Information System, 2008
  • Shim, J. P., Varshney ,U.,  S. Dekleva, and R. Nickerson, “Wireless Telecommunications Issues: Cell Phone TV, Wireless in Disaster Management, Ubiquitous Computing and Wireless People,” Communications of the AIS, Volume 20, Article 29, September 2007
  • Varshney, U. “Pervasive Healthcare and Wireless Patient Monitoring,” ACM/Springer Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), vol. 12, no. 2-3, March 2007, pp. 113-127
  • Sneha, S. and Varshney ,U., “A Wireless ECG Monitoring System for Pervasive Healthcare,” International Journal on Electronic Healthcare, vol. 3, no. 1, 2007, pp. 32-50
  • Varshney, U., and O. Mayora, “Guest editorial,” Sp. Issue on Pervasive Healthcare: ACM/Kluwer Journal on Mobile Networks and Applications, 2007
  • Varshney, U., “Managing Wireless Health Monitoring for People with Disabilities,” IEEE IT-Professional, Nov.-Dec. 2006, pp. 12-16
  • Varshney, U. and S. Sneha, “Patient Monitoring using Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Reliability and Power Management,” IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 44, no. 4, April 2006, pp.49-55
  • Varshney, U., “Patient Monitoring using Infrastructure-oriented Wireless LANs,” Int. Journal on Electronic Healthcare, vol. 2, no. 2, 2006, pp. 149-163
  • Varshney, U., “Using Wireless Technologies in Healthcare,” Int. Journal on Mobile Communications, vol. 4, no. 3, 2006, pp. 354-368
  • Varshney, U., “Managing Comprehensive Wireless Patient Monitoring,” In Proc. Workshop on Connected Health (First International Pervasive Health Conference), Nov. 2006
  • Sneha, S. and U. Varshney, “Ubiquitous Healthcare: A New Frontier in E-Health,” Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), August 2006
  • Varshney, U., “Enhancing Wireless Patient Monitoring by Integrating Stored and Live Patient Information,” Proc. IEEE Computer-based Medical Systems, June 2006, pp. 501-506
  • Varshney, U., “Addressing Un-cooperation of Routers in Wireless Patient Monitoring,” Proceedings of IEEE Computer-based Medical Systems, June 2006, pp. 512-517
  • Varshney, U.,Support for Patient Emergency Message Transmission,” Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS), Jan 2006
  • Varshney, U., “Pervasive Healthcare: Applications, Challenges and Wireless Solutions,” Communications of the AIS, vol. 16, article 3, July 2005
  • Varshney, U. “Wireless Networks for Enhanced Monitoring of Patients,” International Journal on Healthcare Technology Management (IJHTM), vol. 6, 2005, no. 4/5/6, pp. 489-499
  • Varshney, U. And S. Sneha Power Management in Wireless Patient Monitoring: Performance Evaluation,” Proceedings of IEEE Workshop on Broadband Networks and Telemedicine (Broadmed), Oct. 2005
  • Sneha, S. and Varshney ,U., “A Wireless ECG Monitoring System for Pervasive Healthcare,” Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), August 2005
  • Varshney, U. “Using Wireless Networks for Enhanced Monitoring of Patients,” Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), August 2004
  • Varshney, U., “Pervasive Healthcare,” IEEE Computer, vol. 36, no. 12, December 2003, pp. 138-140