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UMMC Shares Telehealth Experience with High School Students

Megan Duet is a Project Manager at the Center for Telehealth, University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson. In her role, she also provides outreach support for the South Central Telehealth Resource Center. Over the past year, Megan and the staff from the Center for Telehealth have attended multiple health career fairs focused on [...]

Learn Telehealth Newsletter Archive

The Learn Telehealth Newsletter is a monthly publication that provides the most current information about events, upcoming and archived webinars, podcast episodes, blogs, online course modules and informative videos. To receive the monthly newsletter in your email, sign up here. To view a newsletter, click a link below.       2017 May March February [...]

Why the need for research in health care technology? (Episode 13)

  Episode 13, recorded at the SEARCH2017 inaugural meeting held in Leesburg, Virginia, on April 4 & 5, features the plenary presentation, “Why the need for research in health care technology?” The speaker is Elizabeth Krupinski, PhD, Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Emory University. Krupinski states, “Research drives technology. Technology drives research. [...]

Call for Abstracts and Didactic Proposals – SEARCH2017 Fall Symposium

Quick Links: Register for the Fall Symposium Submit a Call for Abstracts Submit a Didactic Proposal Review Growing List of Confirmed Speakers   Jefferson Health and JeffConnect will host the next SEARCH2017 Telehealth Research Symposium on October 5 & 6 in Philadelphia. The symposium will connect health researchers, academicians and visionaries in telehealth and telemedicine [...]

Quarterly Thought Conference ARCHIVED – Legal and Regulatory Update for the Region

Click here to view presentation. Listen as Christa Natoli, Deputy Executive Director, The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth & e-Health Law (CTeL) provides an introduction to CTeL, shares a state policy overview for Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee, and discusses telehealth reimbursement and CBO. This event was recorded on April 18, 2017. It will require [...]

South Central Region – Legislative Update for April-May 2017

The following is a list of legislative activities for telehealth and telemedicine within the South Central region (AR, MS and TN). A special thanks goes to the Center for Connected Health Policy for providing this information. You may visit their webpage by clicking the following link: http://telehealthpolicy.us/laws/pending/state Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|General, Legislation Update|0 Comments

How can the telehealth resource center network assist you?

The South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC) is one of twelve regional telehealth resource centers across the United States. Each regional center provides assistance, education and information to individuals and organizations interested in establishing or expanding a telehealth program. The SCTRC, part of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Center for Distance Health, serves [...]

Benton and Rhoads Honored By Great 100 Nurses Foundation

Tina Benton, BSN, RN, Program Director of Antenatal & Neonatal Guidelines, Education and Learning System (ANGELS) in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Clinical Division Director and Operations Manager of the Center for Distance Health; and Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN, Primary Investigator and [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Featured, General, Uncategorized|0 Comments

South Central Region – Legislative Update for March 2017

The following is a list of legislative activities for telehealth and telemedicine within the South Central region (AR, MS and TN). A special thanks goes to the Center for Connected Health Policy for providing this information. You may visit their webpage by clicking the following link: http://telehealthpolicy.us/laws/pending/state Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|General, Legislation Update|0 Comments

Define the Program Model (Step 7)

The Telehealth Professional’s Guide to Successful Program Development is a blog series that provides an overview of the program development plan created by the California Telehealth Resource Center and the consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers. Phases include Assess & Define, Develop & Plan, Implement & Monitor. This plan, combined with national and regional resources, can [...]