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South Central Legislative/Regulatory Update – August 2018

The following attachment is a list of legislative activities compiled by the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) for telehealth and telemedicine within the South Central region (Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee). Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation web page located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies   Click to View! 

By | August 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Quarterly Thought Conference ARCHIVED: STAR – School Telemedicine in Arkansas

Click here to view presentation. Join the STAR Team, Alan Faulkner, Program Manager, and Tina Pilgreen, Health Educator/Outreach Coordinator, as they discuss details about their school-based telemedicine program including barriers and lessons. This event was recorded on July 25, 2018.  It will require approximately one hour of your time.       Follow-Up Participant Questions: Are [...]

Telehealth Talk: Patient Provider Engagement (Episode 21)

    Episode 21 features Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and former director of the South Central Telehealth Resource Center. Listen as Dr. Rhoads discusses how to provide telehealth education to key shareholders to encourage program participation. During her presentation, Dr. Rhoads shares: How to get from an idea [...]

By | August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Check out these SEARCH2018 Featured Presentations

Click here to register!   The SEARCH Telehealth Research Symposium, scheduled for October 24 - 25 in San Diego, CA, will focus on sharing findings from existing telehealth research to demonstrate lessons learned from connected health programs with an emphasis on planning, research, training and education. It will provide insight for developing new programs and encourage [...]

By | July 17th, 2018|Connected Health SEARCH 2018, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Telehealth Talk: Resources for Advancing Health IT and Quality (Episode 20)

  Episode 20 features Matt Quinn, Senior Advisor of Health Technology, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Listen as Mr. Quinn discusses resources for advancing health IT and Quality through HRSA. During his presentation, you will learn: How HRSA is structured and serves communities HRSA's involvement with health IT and quality How you can work with [...]

By | June 27th, 2018|Featured, General, Podcasts, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Enhancing Student Wellness through School-Based Telemedicine

The School Telemedicine in Arkansas (STAR) program is collecting data that supports the feasibility and success of offering access to real-time telehealth services in rural School-Based Health Centers (SBHCs). STAR, the first effort of its kind in the state, is funded by a four-year, $1.2 million HRSA grant in partnership with the Center for Distance Health at the [...]

Does Medicaid reimburse for telehealth/telemedicine services?

Do you need technical assistance? Click here to submit a question online or call us toll-free at 855.664.3450 during standard business hours (8 AM - 4:30 PM CST).       Q: Does Medicaid reimburse for telehealth/telemedicine services?  A: Federal Medicaid statues do not recognize telemedicine as a distinct service; however, each state has the flexibility to decide [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|General, Medicaid, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Free Video Resources to Increase Your Telehealth Knowledge – Anytime, Anywhere, Any Device

Do you want to gain insight into a telehealth program, interview an expert in the field or learn how providers are managing telehealth services? Do you have limited time, resources and/or budget for travel? Are you a visual learner or prefer to learn at your own pace? The South Central Telehealth Resource Center offers an [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|Featured, General, Growing Your Program, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Telehealth 101: Learning at Your Convenience

The South Central Telehealth Resource Center offers "Telehealth 101: The Easy Basics of Telehealth and Telemedicine" at your convenience. This interactive 1-hour webinar helps participants: • Understand basic definitions • Discover benefits • Identify potential applications • Explore technology • Define next steps in the learning process   The monthly online webinar is offered on the Second Tuesday [...]

HRSA Resources for Advancing Telehealth (Episode 18)

  Episode 18 features Natassja Manzanero, Telehealth Resource Center Program Coordinator for the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (OAT), Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources, and Services Administration (HRSA). HRSA’s mission is to promote the use of telehealth technologies for health care delivery, education, and health information services. Listen as [...]