About

COVID-19 has drastically impacted the entire world. In response to this unprecedented global phenomenon, the research team at Parkview have looked at several key aspects of the Parkview Health and the region's COVID response:

 

Modeling/Simulation

  • Validating key assumptions for modeling needs

  • Creating hospitalization surge simulations for health system administrators

  • Creating hospitalization predictive model based on system-data 

Community Needs

  • Ongoing surveys to assess changing needs within the community

  • Assessing tech use of parents and their children

  • Re-opening of schools/re-entry post-quarantine 

Outreach

  • Working with local business associations, philanthropic agencies, government, and social organizations to share findings from community needs surveys

  • Member of the Indiana Pandemic Information Collaborative

Team

Tammy Toscos, PhD

Director, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Victor Cornet, MS

UX, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Brandon McDaniel, PhD

Research Scientist, Health Services and Informatics Research

Parkview Research Center

Jessica Pater, PhD

Manager, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Michelle Drouin, PhD

Senior Researcher, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Shion Guha, PhD

Visiting Researcher, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Mindy Flanagan, PhD

Senior Researcher, Health Services and Informatics Research Parkview Research Center

Scott Stienecker, MD FACP FSHEA FIDSA CIC

Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Control Dept.

Parkview Health

Publications

Drouin, M., McDaniel, B. T., Pater, J., & Toscos, T. (2020). How parents and their children used social media and technology at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and associations with anxiety. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. DOI:10.1089/cyber.2020.0284. [pdf]

Flanagan, M., McDaniel, B. T., Drouin, M., Pater, J., Toscos, T. (2020). Parents’ feelings about school re-opening during COVID-19: Survey results from Northeast Indiana. Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation. DOI:10.13140/RG.2.2.35049.93283. [pdf]

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