Newsletter – May 9, 2017

Exciting News in Telemedicine!

  • Bipartisan bill seeks to remove roadblocks to telemedicine under Medicare. Read here.
  • ATA17: 6 Takeaways on the State of Telemedicine. Read here.
  • Rural Telemedicine Visits Rose 45% Each Year for a Decade. Read here.
  • 71% of Healthcare Providers Use Telehealth, Telemedicine Tools. Read here.

Don’t Miss This!

The 5th annual statewide Telehealth Summit will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Newport Beach June 5-7, 2017. This conference which will focus on current telemedicine and telehealth applications, with California-based clinics and hospitals sharing secrets for building successful programs using live video, store and forward, and eConsult applications. Sponsorship opportunities are still available; for more information, contact the California Telehealth Resource Center. Subscribers:  Use code TMCOM for the discounted rate of $450.  Please note this discounted rate will expire 5/12. Register here.

Free Telemedicine Webinars

Telemedicine 101 Webinar sponsored by the Department of Health Services and the California State Office of Rural Health. Presented by Kathy Chorba of the Caliornia Telehealth Resource Center.

This webinar will define the various modalities of telemedicine utilized in California (live video, store and forward, and remote patient monitoring), the clinical applications of these modalities (specialties utilized in in-patient, ambulatory, and home health settings), and provide a high-level overview of the various steps involved in developing a telehealth program. Finally, we will discuss the program development resources available through the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers.

Watch now!

Telemedicine Technology Webinar
This webinar will give an overview of the different telehealth technologies that are available including equipment and peripheral equipment, as well as the importance of utilizing HIPAA compliant broadband with guaranteed quality of service. Let’s demystify how the Internet, wireless, cell phones, the cloud, broadband speeds, etc. work and discuss alternate options to improve connection quality, which greatly affect the overall success of your telemedicine consultation.

Presented by: Daniel Kurywchak, Chief Technology Officer for the California Telehealth Network. Watch now!

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