Health Policy and Technology

(The median citation count of Health Policy and Technology is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
Telemedicine, COVID-19, and disparities: Policy implications158
Defending against the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: How can the Internet of Things (IoT) help to save the world?124
Responses to COVID-19 in five Latin American countries122
The COVID-19 pandemic in Ireland: An overview of the health service and economic policy response83
An analysis of the policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in France, Belgium, and Canada75
Implementing healthcare services on a large scale: Challenges and remedies based on blockchain technology75
Swedish policy analysis for Covid-1974
COVID-19 pandemic in Finland – Preliminary analysis on health system response and economic consequences71
Europe's Covid-19 outliers: German, Austrian and Swiss policy responses during the early stages of the 2020 pandemic65
The COVID-19 pandemic in Italy: Policy and technology impact on health and non-health outcomes62
COVID-19 pandemic in China: Context, experience and lessons62
COVID-19 pandemic in the United States56
The COVID-19 pandemic in Norway: The dominance of social implications in framing the policy response54
Technical efficiency of healthcare systems in African countries: An application based on data envelopment analysis53
Easing of lockdown measures in Nigeria: Implications for the healthcare system50
COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom49
The COVID-19 pandemic in Greece, Iceland, New Zealand, and Singapore: Health policies and lessons learned48
The first months of the COVID-19 pandemic in Spain42
Smartphone overuse: A hidden crisis in COVID-1938
Application of mobile health to support the elderly during the COVID-19 outbreak: A systematic review38
Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in India: An analysis of policy and technological interventions37
International experiences of the active period of COVID-19 - Mental health care34
The Dutch COVID-19 approach: Regional differences in a small country34
Assessing factors critical to smart technology applications to mobile health care − the fgm-fahp approach31
COVID-19 misinformation: Accuracy of articles about coronavirus prevention mostly shared on social media30
An analysis of the COVID-19 vaccination campaigns in France, Israel, Italy and Spain and their impact on health and economic outcomes30
Cybersecurity in the Internet of Medical Things30
Individual motivation and social influence: a study of telemedicine adoption in China based on social cognitive theory29
Rapid response to crisis: Health system lessons from the active period of COVID-1927
A blockchain based patient centric electronic health record storage and integrity management for e-Health systems26
Telemedicine and health policy: A systematic review25
Court innovations and access to justice in times of crisis24
COVID-19 vaccination program in South Korea: A long journey toward a new normal23
The antecedents and results of seniors’ use of activity tracking wearable devices23
Leveraging GIS and spatial analysis for informed decision-making in COVID-19 pandemic22
Cost-effectiveness of a mobile-phone text messaging intervention on type 2 diabetes—A randomized-controlled trial21
COVID-19 on Instagram: A content analysis of selected accounts20
Possibility of introducing telemedicine services in Asian and African countries20
The impact of Covid-19 pandemic on community-oriented mental health services: The experience of Friuli Venezia Giulia region, Italy19
The impact of health policies and vaccine rollout on the COVID-19 pandemic waves in Italy19
Containing the impact of COVID-19: Review of Ghana's response approach18
Policies and innovations to battle Covid-19 – A case study of South Korea18
Organizational, professional, and patient characteristics associated with artificial intelligence adoption in healthcare: A systematic review18
Health policy and technology challenges in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic18
Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on oral health procedures provided by the Brazilian public health system18
Finding the way forward: COVID-19 vaccination progress in Germany, Austria and Switzerland18
Tele-pharmacy: A new opportunity for consultation during the COVID-19 pandemic17
COVID-19: The need for an Australian economic pandemic response plan17
Diagnostic and digital solutions to address the COVID-19 pandemic: The need for international collaboration to close the gap15
A vicious cycle of health (in)equity: Migrant inclusion in light of COVID-1915
Usability and cognitive load in the design of a personal health record15
Integrating technology, innovation and policy: COVID-19 and HTA15
Barriers to patient interest in internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy: Informing e-health policies through quantitative analysis14
Design recommendations for socially assistive robots for health and social care based on a large scale analysis of stakeholder positions14
Challenges with coverage with evidence development schemes for medical devices: A systematic review14
A mobile-based self-management application- usability evaluation from the perspective of HIV-positive people14
All for one and one for all: Why a pandemic preparedness league of nations?13
The role of fifth-generation mobile technology in prehospital emergency care: An opportunity to support paramedics12
Jordanian experience: The internet pharmacy drug delivery platform during the COVID-1912
Telepharmacy: An opportunity for community pharmacists during the COVID-19 pandemic in Sub Saharan Africa12
Employee-driven digitalization in healthcare: codesigning services that deliver12
The economic and health impact of rare diseases: A meta-analysis12
COVID-19 management: The vaccination drive in India11
COVID-19 Incidence and hospitalization during the delta surge were inversely related to vaccination coverage among the most populous U.S. Counties11
Understanding digital contact tracing app continuance: Insights from India11
A FAHP-FTOPSIS approach for choosing mid-term occupational healthcare measures amid the COVID-19 pandemic11
Evolution of technology in replacement of heart valves: Transcatheter aortic valves, a revolution for management of valvular heart diseases10
Direct and indirect cost of COVID-19 patients in Iran10
The shifting trends towards a robotically-assisted surgical interface: Clinical and financial implications10
Reframing egg donation in Europe: new regulatory challenges for a shifting landscape10
The implications of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) on healthcare organizations: Lessons learned from early compliance experiences10
Delivering digital health: The barriers and facilitators to university-industry collaboration10
The regulatory gap in digital health and alternative pathways to bridge it9
The Contribution of Conceptual Independence to IT Infrastructure Flexibility: The Case of openEHR9
Quality of the patient-oriented information on thyroid cancer in the internet9
Technical efficiency in health production: A comparison between Iran and other upper middle-income countries9
Resources or trust: What matters more in the vaccination strategies of high-income liberal democracies?9
Telemedicine in help of rehabilitation in the conditions of COVID-199
Addressing evidence in health and welfare technology interventions from different perspectives9
Effect of mobile health interventions for side effects management in patients undergoing chemotherapy: A systematic review9
The role of vaccines in COVID-19 control strategies in Singapore and China9
Sociodemographic determinants of the adoption of a contact tracing application during the COVID-19 epidemic in Delhi, India8
Gait quantification and visualization for digital healthcare8
Analyzing Indian citizen's perspective towards government using wearable sensors to tackle COVID-19 crisis—A text analytics study8
The Norwegian way: COVID-19 vaccination policy and practice8
Current and future perspectives for the implementation of health technology assessment in Romania8
COVID-19 and Saudi Arabia public financing of prescription drugs: An opportunity for reform7
Use of workplace health promotion apps: Analysis of employee log data7
Measures of success of computerized clinical decision support systems: An overview of systematic reviews7
An event study of data breaches and hospital IT spending7
Telehealth in low- and middle-income countries: Bridging the gap or exposing health disparities?7
SecureRx: A blockchain-based framework for an electronic prescription system with opioids tracking7
The COVID-19 pandemic: Global health policy and technology responses in the making7
Twitter vs. Zika—The role of social media in epidemic outbreaks surveillance7
Fast deployment of COVID-19 disinfectant from common ethanol of gas stations in Brazil7
An innovation platform for diffusing public health practices across a global network7
COVID-19 response in Colombia: Hits and misses6
Policy Stringency, Handwashing and COVID-19 cases: Evidence from Global dataset6
COVID-19 and counterfeit vaccines: Global implications, new challenges and opportunities6
The role of the Internet of Things in Healthcare in supporting clinicians and patients: A narrative review6
Adoption of Covid-19 contact tracing app by extending UTAUT theory: Perceived disease threat as moderator6
Digital transformation in healthcare: New value for a new movement6
Innovative approaches to strengthening health systems in low- and middle-income countries: Current models, developments, and challenges6
Action plans for depression management in South Korea: Evidence-based on depression survey data in 2009–2019 and during the COVID-19 pandemic6
Toward quality transparency in healthcare: Exploring hospital-operated online physician review systems in northeastern United States6
Ethical implications of emotion mining in medicine6
Addressing algorithmic bias and the perpetuation of health inequities: An AI bias aware framework6
Assessing healthcare digitalisation in Ghana: A critical realist's approach6
Overcoming the COVID-19 Pandemic in Indonesia: A Science, technology, and innovation (STI) policy perspective6
Covid 19 Vaccines and the Australian health care state5
Systematic review of factors determining health care expenditures5
Confronting the misinformation pandemic5
Evaluating of hospital appointment systems in Turkey: Challenges and opportunities5
Regulatory issues for orphan medicines: A review5
Mobile health in China: Does it meet availability, accessibility, acceptability and quality standards?5
Applications of geospatial analyses in health research among homeless people: A systematic scoping review of available evidence5
Investigating technical efficiency and its determinants: The Case of New Zealand District Health Boards5
A Phased Approach for the Adaptation of Telemedicine in Diabetes Management5
Quality and scientific accuracy of patient-oriented information on the internet on minimally invasive surgery for colorectal cancer5
A new pandemic out of China: the Wuhan 2019-nCoV coronavirus syndrome5
Surmounting inherent challenges in healthcare service delivery for effective procurement and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines; A developing country context5
Endodontic treatments in the Brazilian Public Health System: influence of COVID-19 pandemic5
Healthcare information technology convergence to effectively cope with the COVID-19 crisis5
Effect of vaccination patterns and vaccination rates on the spread and mortality of the COVID-19 pandemic5
Compassionate drug use: an imperative challenge for Bulgarian health system during COVID-195
What is Virtual Reality? A healthcare-focused systematic review of definitions5
A multidisciplinary approach to online support for device research translation: regulatory change and clinical engagement5
COVID-19 in Finland: Vaccination strategy as part of the wider governing of the pandemic5
Personalized stratification of hospitalization risk amidst COVID-19: A machine learning approach5
Institutional factors affecting the electronic health information exchange by ambulatory providers5
Hospital staff acceptance toward management information systems in Indonesia4
Main uses of Instagram in oral health research–A scoping review4
Employing digital technologies for effective governance: Taiwan's experience in COVID-19 prevention4
Innovative dashboard for optimising emergency obstetric care geographical accessibility in Nigeria: Qualitative study with technocrats4
Factors associated with the utilization of electronic medical records in the Eastern Region of Ghana4
Biosimilar medicines: Why the science matters4
Perceived barriers and facilitators of structural reimbursement for remote patient monitoring, an exploratory qualitative study4
Digital transformation evaluation of telehealth using convergence, maturity, and adoption4
Social determinants of health in the U.S.: A framework to support superior care co-ordination and leverage digital health solutions4
Why do physicians prescribe new antidiabetic drugs? A qualitative study in the Greek healthcare setting4
Technology acceptance and trust: Overlooked considerations in young people's use of digital mental health interventions4
A SMART framework for HTA capability development: Lessons from India4
Systematic AI Support for Decision-Making in the Healthcare Sector: Obstacles and Success Factors4
Status of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) security practices in Australian hospitals – A national survey4
Costs analysis of diabetes mellitus: A study based on hospital invoices and diagnosis related groups4
Evaluation of rare diseases policy performance of oecd countries using mcdm methods4
Mental healthcare policies in South Korea during the COVID-19 epidemic4
eHealth policy processes from the stakeholders’ viewpoint: A qualitative comparison between Austria, Switzerland and Germany4
Merit of test: Perspective of information economics4
Digital health's impact on integrated care, carer empowerment and patient-centeredness for persons living with dementia4
More value from health IT in low and middle-income countries4
How Iran responded to expanding need for laboratory services for COVID-19?4
How medicines are used in Italy: Data from the National Report 20184
Evaluation of electronic prescriptions in Turkey: A community pharmacy perspective3
nCOVID-19 outcomes on curfews and lockdown: Precautionary decisions in Saudi Arabia3
Do we need a decision framework for integrated digital health to ensure sustainable healthcare?3
The impact of digital competence on telehealth utilization3
Trends in secure mobile communication technology use among hospitalists in North America, 2016–20213
Critical elements in the design, development and use of medical devices. A systemic perspective of orthopedic devices landscape in low- and middle-income countries3
The use of artificial intelligence-based innovations in the health sector in Tanzania: A scoping review3
Identification and expert panel rating of key structural approaches applied in health economic obesity models3
Western Australian health care workers’ views on mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for the workplace3
Performing hyperbaric oxygen therapy for central retinal artery occlusion under COVID-19: From myringotomy to rapid viral test3
Is there a fit between incubators and ventures producing responsible innovations in health?3
A biased analysis of the Swedish management of Covid-193
Usefulness of mobile apps for communication of genetic test results to at-risk family members in a U.S. integrated health system: A qualitative approach from user-testing3
The importance of diverse key stakeholders in deciding the role of artificial intelligence for HIV research and policy3
Rationalizing personal health management (PHM) policy: Identifying health IT use patterns via observations of daily living (ODLs) data3
What is ahead for health policy and technology in the 2020s?3
A comprehensive presentation of Iran's human resources for health information systems: A mixed-method case study3
Quality assessment of YouTube videos intended to inform patients about retinal detachment surgery3
Knowledge discovery in open data for epidemic disease prediction3
A role-model for data policies? Qualitative study on the governance of health data in Denmark3
Rethinking priorities in hospital management: a case from Central Asia3
Challenges and opportunities in implementing clinical decision support systems (CDSS) at scale: Interviews with Australian policymakers3
Enhancing skills to promote the utilization of medical laboratory equipment in low resource settings3
Leveraging technology to reach global health: The case of telemedicine in São Tomé and Príncipe health system2
Machine learning and national health data to improve evidence: Finding segmentation in individuals without private insurance2
A mixed-method study of community pharmacy staff's use, perceptions and acceptance of barcode scanning technology2
Uncovering spatiotemporal pattern and geographical equity of pharmacies in Chinese cities from 2008 to 20182
Comparison of the logistics between the conventional instruments and patient-specific templating in total knee replacement in the low-income setting2
Analysing electronic health records: The benefits of target trial emulation2
Emergency care for the elderly: A review of the application of health information technology2
Cushioning the economic burden of chronic kidney disease for patients in LMICs: The heightened need for a government-driven financial support policy2
Digital health: Is the glass half-full or half-empty?2
Association of waiting time and satisfaction level of patients with online registration system in a tertiary level medical institute outpatient department (OPD)2
High-level policy and governance stakeholder perspectives on health sector reform within a developing country context2
Validation of a self-implemented Walkway system for gait speed measurement in usual clinical care2
Health and information disparities among non-adopters of smartphones2
Impacts of comprehensive reform on the efficiency of Guangdong's County public hospitals in 2014–2019, China2
Changes in healthcare use by age groups of patients and locations of healthcare institutions after the COVID-19 pandemic in Korea: Analyzing healthcare big data2
Effective tools to manage biosimilars prescription: The Italian experience2
Fixed dose combinations: A formulary decision guide2
Content for self-care app for patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis: Designing a mobile-based self-care app for patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis2
Drug utilization studies using WHO prescribing indicators from India: A systematic review2
Healthcare understanding of COVID-19 antibody2
Artificial intelligence and pharmacovigilance: What is happening, what could happen and what should happen?2
Policy network analysis the legislation process for medical privatization in Korea2
Covid-19 and beyond: Broadening horizons about social media use in oncology. A survey study with healthcare professionals caring for youth with cancer2
Preliminary User Evaluation of a Physical Activity Smartphone App for Older Adults2
Adoption of new medical technologies: The effects of insurance coverage vs continuing medical education2
Telemedicine implementation framework for Malaysia: An integrated SWOT-MCDM approach2
Impact of health technology assessment implementation with a special focus on middle-income countries2
Purview of 3D printing in medical applications during COVID-192
Establishing a national biobank. Biobanking infrastructure initiative in Slovakia - Public policy, legal and ethical issues2
Telemedicine against CoVID-19 crisis2
An analysis of the SICLOM information system employing misuse case diagrams2
The repeated setbacks of HIV vaccine development laid the groundwork for SARS-CoV-2 vaccines2