TABLE 2

Parent Participant–Reported Characteristics and Inpatient Portal Use, N = 14

Characteristicn (%)
Parent participant sex
 Female12 (86)
Previous child hospitalizationsa
 None5 (36)
 1–23 (21)
 3–41 (7)
 >55 (36)
Previous ambulatory patient portal useb7 (50)
Previous inpatient portal useb4 (29)
Instructed how to use the inpatient portal by nurses on admission14 (100)
Days with inpatient portal during current hospitalization
 1–23 (21)
 3–46 (43)
 5–102 (14)
 >103 (21)
Average daily use of the inpatient portal during current hospitalization, logins per d
 <27 (50)
 2–35 (36)
 >32 (14)
  • a Number of previous hospitalizations of participant’s child who is currently admitted, not including birth or current hospitalization.

  • b Before current hospitalization.