TIPP-C (Telemedicine Care Integrated into Pediatric Primary Care and Child Outcomes)

Lead Researchers:

Kristin Ray, MD, MS (University of Pittsburgh)
Alex Fiks, MD, MSCE (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia)

What is the goal of this study?

  • To identify strategies for using telemedicine in primary care in ways that improve child health and health equity.

Summary of Study Design:

  • Sequential mixed methods design using quantitative methods to characterize child health outcomes associated with telemedicine use and qualitative methods to identify factors that promote or impede improved outcomes through telemedicine.


  • Up to 75 PROS practices using OP or PCC EMR systems
  • University of Pittsburgh’s Children’s Community Pediatrics
  • OCHIN network of community health centers/FQHCs
  • CHOP primary care practices

Study Duration:

  • September 2022 – July 2027


  • NIH; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health, and Human Development (NICHD)

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American Academy of Pediatrics