Rhode Island- Communications Research for Chronic Pain and Disease Management Programs

Explore this report prepared by the Rhode Island Department of Health focused on the results of focused groups with individuals that identify as having chronic pain and/or a chronic condition about participation in evidence-based programs. The purpose of the focus groups was to determine:

  • What people are doing to deal with chronic pain and disease;
  • What programs and services they are aware of;
  • The blockers and drivers to enrolling in programs; and
  • The most effective ways to reach people who might benefits from these programs.