The CKD Buddy project's mission is to develop a virtual navigator that shall be an interactive, web-based learning system. It will function as a virtual patient navigator for Veterans who need CKD education and/or treatment. This online tool will guide Veterans through the process of managing CKD and making important treatment-related decisions in a timely manner.
The web site will contain up-to-date VA content related to Kidney Disease, integrate social work, and diet into web content and validate via VA Subject Matter Experts
To cross the innovation high bar and move from prototype to deployment, the project indents to provide an enterprise ready Kidney Disease Web site in compliance with VA IT and Web standards.
For more information see the innovation Overview which includes this abstract, the problem statement and the innovative solution.