Symptom Care at Home-Heart Failure

Mentor Name:
Youjeong Kang

Mentor Position:
Assistant Professor

Department:

College:
Nursing

Email:
youjeong.kang@nurs.utah.edu


Project Description:

This study is funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. We will use the IVR system for patients with heart failure to monitor and manage their symptoms at home after hospital discharge.



Opportunity Type:

This is a paid research position; This is a work-study research position


Student Role:

The students will recruit patients with heart failure while they are in the hospital and check on them while they are using the system over 30days.


Student Benefits:

The students will learn the process of conducting clinical research in heart failure.


Project Duration:

Until 2023. The estimated number of hours per week is between 5 and 10 hours.


Minimum Requirements:

able to use Microsoft office, data management, and good communication skills with the patients.