Assessment of Approaches to Evaluating Telemedicine. 2. Steps for Evaluation Planning


  1. Establish evaluation objectives.
  2. Set priorities for the selection of specific applications to be evaluated.
  3. Assess the probable feasibility of an evaluation, including the availability of adequate funding and the likelihood of adequate cooperation from relevant parties.
  4. Identify the particular intervention to be evaluated, the alternatives to which it will be compared, the outcomes of interest, and the level and timing of evaluation.
  5. Specify the expected relationships between interventions and outcomes and the other factors that might affect these relationships.
  6. Develop an evaluation strategy that includes a credible and feasible research design and analysis plan.

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