Papers & Presentations

Below is a list of our published papers and presentations, along with links to some of our work.


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The SOARING team at The Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting, 2014

Papers

Kang Y, Taylor JO, Osterhage K, Turner AM. The perspectives of home health care nurses regarding the personal health information management among older adults. Home Healthcare Now. 2019; Nov/Dec. (in Press).

Demiris G, Lin S, Turner AM. The role of personal health information management in promoting patient safety in the home: A Qualitative Analysis. MEDINFO. 2019. (in Press).

Sakaguchi-Tang D, Turner AM, Taylor JO, Kientz J. Connected Personas: Translating the Complexity of Older Adult Personal Health Information Management for Designers of Health Information Technologies. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2019. (in Press).

Taylor JO, Hartzler AL, Osterhage KP, Demiris G, Turner AM. Monitoring for change: the role of family and friends in helping older adults manage personal health information. JAMIA. 2018. Available from: [Link]

Turner AM, Osterhage KP, Taylor JO, Hartzler AL, Demiris G. A closer look at health information seeking by older adults and involved family and friends: design considerations for health information technologies. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2018; 2018:1036-1045. Available from: [Link]

Hartzler AL, Osterhage K, Demiris G, Phelan EA, Thielke SM, Turner AM. Understanding views on everyday use of personal health information: Insights from community dwelling older adults. Informatics for Health and Social Care. 2017. Available from: [Link]

Sakaguchi-Tang D, Bosold A, Choi Y, Turner AM. Patient Portal Use and Experience Among Older Adults: Systematic Review. JMIR Medical Informatics. 2017; 5(4):38. Available from: [Link]

Turner AM, Osterhage K, Loughran J, Painter I, Demiris G, Hartzler AL, Phelan EA. Emergency information management needs and practices of older adults: A descriptive study. International Journal of Medical Informatics. 2017. Available from: [Link]

Turner AM, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Joe J, Lin L, Kanagat N, Demiris G. Use of Patient Portals for Personal Health Information Management: the Older Adult Perspective. American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium Proceedings. 2015. Available from: [Link]

Presentations/Abstracts

Turner AM, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Taylor JO, Demiris G. Personal Health Information Management Practices of Older Adults: One Size Does Not Fit All. Presented At: MEDINFO. 2019; Lyon, France. (in Press).

Capurro D, Turner AM, Demiris G. The Wave of Patient Generated Health Data: Implications for Health Systems (Panel). Presented At: MEDINFO. 2019; Lyon, France. (in Press).

Demiris G, Turner AM, Capurro D. Informatics Tools as Facilitators for Patient Engagement. Presented At: MedInfo. 2017; Hangzhou, China.

Kang Y, Osterhage K, Turner AM. The Role of Home Health Care Nurses in Older Adult Health Information Management. Presented At: Washington State Public Health Association. 2017; Wenatchee, WA.

Kang Y, Osterhage K, Turner AM. Personal Health Information Management of older adults in the home health care setting. Presented At: International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG). 2017; San Francisco, CA.

Turner A, Choi Y, Osterhage K. Health Literacy and Personal Health Information Management (PHIM) in Older Adults. Presented At: Health Literacy Research Conference (HARC). 2016; Bethesda, MD.

Turner A, Demiris G, Lazar A, Reeder B. Engaging older adults in the design, implementation and evaluation of Health IT. Presented At: American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium (AMIA). 2016; Chicago, IL.

Turner A, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Demiris G. It’s in the Fridge: The practices of older adults in managing advanced directives and other emergency information. Presented At: Home Healthcare and Hospice Information Technology Conference (H3IT). 2016; Chicago, IL.

Turner A, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Demiris G. Just in case: older adults and information for health-related emergencies. Presented At: Washington State Public Health Association Annual Conference (WSPHA). 2016; Wenatchee, WA.

Turner A, Osterhage K, Joe J, Hartzler A, Lin L, Demiris G. Use of patient portals: Personal health information management in older adults. Presented At: MEDINFO. 2015; São Paulo, Brazil. Available from: [Link]

Turner A, Osterhage K, Joe J, Hartzler A, Lin L, Demiris G. Patient Portals: an innovative potential for partnership between older adult patients and their health providers . Presented At: Washington State Public Health Association. 2015; Wenatchee, WA.

Turner A, Demiris G, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Joe J. Keeping It Close: Emergency Information and Older Adults. Presented At: Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting. 2015; Orlando, FL.

Turner A, Hartzler A, Osterhage K. Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults: The SOARING Project. Presented At: Geriatric Research Conference. 2014; Veteran's Administration / University of Washington.

Turner A, Osterhage K, Hartzler A. SOARING: Investigating the health information needs and practices of older adults. Presented At: Washington State Public Health Association Annual Conference. 2014; Wenatchee, WA.

Hartzler A, Osterhage K, Beeson T, Demiris G, Phelan E, Thielke S, Turner A. Defining Wellness Through the Voice of Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Presented At: The Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting. 2014; Washington, DC.

Turner A, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Demiris G. Personal health information management in older adults: Use of patient portals. Presented At: H3IT. 2014; Washington, DC. Available from: [Link]

Turner A, Osterhage K, Hartzler A, Beeson T, Thielke S, Phelan E, Demiris G. Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults: The SOARING Project. Presented At: The Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting. 2014; Washington, DC.