Make the technology connection! It’s time for Telehealth Talk! (Episode 9)

  Episode 9 features Teague Johnson, IT/Video Conference Manager, at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Listen as Teague shares about his educational background and the career steps that brought him to his current role. He talks about how his team fits into the UAMS telehealth system and provides an example [...]

By | May 11th, 2016|General, Podcasts, Technology, Telehealth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

From Jennifer’s Story to Underserved: Learn How Telehealth Technology is Changing Lives

Meet Jennifer. Jennifer is 5 months pregnant and lives in a rural area of the south. Jennifer’s pregnancy is considered high risk, which means she must be monitored more closely. This means more doctor’s visits, more tests, more travel and ultimately more money. How can telehealth technology impact lives, save money and improve access and [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Real World Examples, Telehealth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Driving Quality Healthcare via Telemedicine and mHealth! #SCTF2016

All roads lead to Nashville on August 1 & 2 for #SCTF2016! Join us as Presenters and Partners from across the country share tools, resources and techniques on how they drive quality healthcare via telemedicine and mHealth. 8 tracks will be available that include presentations on the following topics: Tele-genetics Tele-emergency Telehealth Foundations (101, 102, [...]

Quarterly Thought Conference: The State of Telehealth in Tennessee

Join us for the next Quarterly Thought Conference, which is scheduled for April 13, 2016 at 1 p.m., CDT. The topic will be, “The State of Telehealth in Tennessee.” Speakers include Debra Philpot, Service Line Administrator, Telemedicine/Neuroscience; Charlotte Burns, RN, MHA, FACHE, Vice President of Network Affiliates, TriStar Health; Bill Jolly, Vice President, Tennessee Hospital [...]

Meet Telehealth Champion Terri Imus, RN, BSN

During high school, Terri Imus realized that she wanted to be a nurse. Like many, she lived in a rural community with very few resources available to help her reach her goal. Instead, she settled into life as a mother and helped to provide for her family by working at a local shirt factory. Her [...]

By | March 10th, 2016|Featured, General, Real World Examples, Telehealth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 Reasons Why Attending #SCTF2016 Will Make You Excited About Telehealth!

Join us this summer - August 1 & 2 - in beautiful Nashville, Tennessee, as #SCTF2016 brings the most current telehealth and telemedicine information to the forefront! Advances in technology have made telehealth affordable and accessible to people worldwide. In addition to traditional telehealth visits in stationary medical facilities, patients can now access telehealth on [...]

By | March 8th, 2016|Featured, General, SCTF2016, Telehealth|0 Comments

Telehealth Case Studies

Click here to watch the presentation! There are 14 regional Telehealth Resource Centers across the United States, and two national centers. Each regional center supports a designated area and provides technical assistance and education regarding telehealth and telemedicine. Join host Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN, with the South Central Telehealth Resource Center, which is located [...]

Rural Health Assn. of TN Newsletter

Click the image see this month's rural health digest for Tennessee.

By | February 19th, 2016|General, Legislation Update, Technology, Telehealth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oh my stars! It’s time for a special episode of Telehealth Talk! (Episode 8)

  Episode 8 features Erin Bush, RNC-MNN, Project Director for the South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC), which is part of the Center for Distance Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), and special guest, Dr. R.J. Elbin, Director of the Office for Sport Concussion Research and Assistant Professor of [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|Clinical, Featured, General, Podcasts, Real World Examples, SCTF2016, Telehealth|0 Comments

Health, Happiness and Best Telehealth Wishes for the New Year!

The South Central Telehealth Resource Center is a team devoted to its mission, which is to promote and support telehealth and telemedicine in Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee. For each team member, working in the educational trenches has provided valuable insight about where telehealth and telemedicine have been in the past, and it has created a [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Featured, General, Real World Examples, Telehealth|0 Comments