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Table 2 Results to all qualitative questions

From: Patient perceptions, opinions and satisfaction of telehealth with remote blood pressure monitoring postpartum

Survey Question Total responses Mean Standard Deviation Number responding
Yes (n,%)
Ease of Use
 How complicated are mHealth’s instructions 127 0.25 0.67  
 How much mental effort does mHealth require 127 0.59 0.74  
 How easily does mHealth fit into your lifestyle 127 2.65 0.96  
 How easy was it to get helpa 43 3.33 0.87  
 How confident do you feel using the mHealth devices 127 3.46 0.79  
Genesis Touch Monitor
• how hard is it to use 126 0.16 0.49  
• how organized is it 127 3.27 0.78  
• how helpful are its prompts 127 2.57 1.34  
How easy is the blood pressure cuff to use 127 3.44 0.79  
How hard is the weight scale to use 126 0.37 1.06  
Did you ever get help for your problems with the devicesa 67    24 (35.82)
How reasonable is the amount of time it takes to record?
• your blood pressure 127 3.46 0.77  
• your weight 127 3.47 0.79  
How burdensome is it to record
• your blood pressure daily 127 0.85 0.93  
• your weight daily 127 0.78 0.98  
How long in minutes did it take to measure and record:
• your blood pressure     
o1 min     118 (90.77)
o5 min     11 (8.46)
• your weight     
o1 min     122 (94.57)
o5 min     5 (3.88)
Have you had any problems using the Genesis Touch monitor 127    49 (38.58)
Have you had any problems using the blood pressure cuff 127    108 (85.04)
Have you had any problems using the scale 127    107 (84.25)
Privacy
 How secure do you feel submitting your vitals 127 3.41 0.76  
 Did you have concerns sending your vitals to your health care provider 127    4 (3.15)
 Do you have enough control over your data 127    113 (89.76)
How much more:
• in control of your own health do you feel 128 2.91 0.9  
• aware of your own health do you feel 128 3.30 0.74  
Burden of Care
 Did you have to go to an emergency room after discharge? 128    14 (10.94)
 Did you have a hospital readmission? 128    3
• Was it a different hospital than your delivery hospital?a 3    1
 Do you prefer going to clinic/hospital instead of using mHealth for postpartum follow-up 128 0.31 0.78  
 How much would you recommend mHealth to others in your situation? 127 3.49 0.79  
Satisfaction
 How enjoyable are the mHealth devices to use 127 2.41 1.06  
 How satisfied are you with the mHealth devices 127 3.32 0.83  
 To what extent does using the mHealth tech make you feel safer? 128 2.86 0.96  
 How often do you feel unsafe while using mHealth?a 8 0.38 1.06  
 How fun is answering questions using the Genesis Touch Monitor 127 2.24 1.03  
 Did the Genesis Touch Monitor have all functions you expected 127 3.02 0.98  
 Do you like the touch screen technology on the Genesis Touch monitor 127 3.43 0.74  
 Does using mHealth make you worry more, less or the same 127 1.23 0.63  
Survey Questions Total responses
Qualitative Open-Ended Questions: Problems
 Please tell us more about the problems you have had with the:
• Monitor ***
• BP Cuff ***
• Scale ***
Please tell us about anything that you can think of that would make using the health devices a better experience for you? ***
  1. Response values are in 4-point Likert-type scale items (ex. 1=” Not at all” or “Never” to 4 = “A great deal” or “Extremely” or “Extremely often”), *** qualitative results are summarized in the results section, survey questions using branch logic (a) attribute to low response rates