Arkansas

Arkansas retail giant Wal-Mart is venturing into telehealth.

http://www.walmartcommunity.com/walmarts-medical-clinics/

This article was featured in the Memphis Business Journal and discusses the importance and benefits of telemedicine especially in rural areas. http://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/print-edition/2012/04/27/telemedicine-yields-healthier-sales.html?page=all

 

Tennessee 

Representative Diane Black (R-TN) was the first speaker at a lunch briefing on Capitol Hill where the discussion centered on long term care and how technology makes it possible for people to achieve an unprecedented level of independence in their later years.

http://telemedicinenews.blogspot.com/2012/08/ltc-discussed-on-hill.html

 

Mississippi

The 17th Annual Mississippi Rural Health Association Conference will be held on September 20-21, 2012 in Jackson, Mississippi. Click here for more information http://www.msrha.org/.

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