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Free & Online – Telehealth 101: The Easy Basics of Telehealth and Telemedicine – Register today!

Every month on the Second Tuesday at noon, the South Central Telehealth Resource Center offers Telehealth 101 – The Easy Basics of Telehealth and Telemedicine. This one-hour, interactive presentation will help you: • Define basic definitions • Discover benefits • Identify potential applications • Explore technology • Define next steps in your learning process Don't [...]

Grant Funded to Develop App for Mentors to Help Reduce Infant Deaths

Congratulations to Sarah Rhoads, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director of Education for the UAMS Center for Distance Health, and Director of the South Central Telehealth Resource Center, on her recently funded $325,000 grant through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Sarah and the grant team have teamed up with the Arkansas Birthing Project to create 'Enhancing [...]

By | October 12th, 2016|Featured, Real World Examples, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SCTF2016 Conference Presentation: Comparing Patient Satisfaction Between Face-to-Face and Telehealth Clinical Visits for Sports-Related Concussions

Each year, there are 2 to 4 million sports-related concussions in the United States. The topic of concussion has become a national news headline over the past year. At the South Central Telehealth Forum 2016, held in Nashville on August 1 & 2, Dr. R.J. Elbin, PhD, Assistant Professor in Exercise Science at the University [...]

Tennessee Research Project Assesses Interest in Statewide Telehealth Communication and Collaboration Effort

The South Central Telehealth Resource Center contracted with Sightline Research + Strategies, a professional research company, to conduct a study of the current telehealth situation in Tennessee and to identify ways to increase communication and collaboration among different telehealth providers in the state. Key findings show that, "Telehealth in Tennessee is growing and expanding as [...]

ARCHIVED – Quarterly Thought Conference: The Tennessee Primary Care Association: Converting from Hardware to Cloud-Based Telehealth

Click here to view the presentation! Cloud conversion is a hot topic in telehealth. Watch this presentation and learn how the Tennessee Primary Care Association (TPCA) successfully converted their hardware to a cloud-based telehealth system. In this presentation, you will: Get an introduction to the TPCA and its Telehealth Program Learn about the TPCA conversation [...]

Upcoming Events and Conferences

Mark  your calendar to attend the events listed below. You can also visit our events calendar to learn about national conferences and training opportunities.   Transforming Medical Nutrition Using Telehealth Speaker: Dee Pratt, RDN, LDN President/Co-Owner, Dietitian Associates, Inc. Memphis, TN November 10, 2016 1 PM CST Click here to register!         [...]

Join the Tennessee Telehealth Conversation! #SCTF2016

Hello, Tennessee Telehealth Professionals! Don't miss your opportunity to join the Tennessee Telehealth Conversation! Monday, August 1 Congressman Diane Black (TN, 6th District) joins national Telehealth experts for a panel on National Telehealth Policy. Tuesday, August 2 Representative Cameron Sexton discusses Tennessee Telehealth Policy; Mark McPeak, CEO, Sightline Research + Strategies, discusses the results of [...]

#SCTF2016 Video Message Series: Alan Morgan, National Rural Health Association

Join keynote speaker, Alan Morgan, and other Telehealth experts as they discuss how Telemedicine and Telehealth can provide access to high-quality health care for rural America! Watch Mr. Morgan's video greeting below!

By | July 13th, 2016|Featured, General, Real World Examples, SCTF2016, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Free Webinar – Changing Healthcare Delivery: UMMC Center for Telehealth on the Rise

Free Webinar! Thursday, July 21, 2016 2 pm EDT | 1 pm CDT | 12 pm MDT | 11 am PDT | 10 am AKDT | 8 am HAST Click here to register!   Join Michael Adcock, Administrator for the Center for Telehealth at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), as he discusses changing [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|General, Growing Your Program, Real World Examples|0 Comments

#SCTF2016 Video Message Series: Dr. David Charles, Vanderbilt University

In addition to his presentations in the Tele-Emergency track, Dr. David Charles, Medical Director of Telemedicine at Vanderbilt University, will moderate a session on National Telehealth Policy. Panelists include: Senator Diane Black, Tennessee Mario Gutierrez, MPH, Executive Director, Center for Connected Health Policy Curtis Lowery, M.D., UAMS Center for Distance Health Alan Morgan, MPA, Chief [...]