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Step 8: Define the Program Model

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 [...]

Identify Telehealth-eligible Medicare sites in seconds!

Click here to access the Medicare Telehealth Payment Eligibility Analyzer.     Reimbursement for telehealth/telemedicine services is key to program sustainability. Each major payer group reimburses for services differently, which can be a source of frustration, especially for those who manage the billing process. One major payer, Medicare, covers telemedicine/telehealth services at eligible sites. To [...]

2017 Annual Conference – Mississippi Telehealth Association

The Mississippi Telehealth Association is having its state conference on March 22, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson. Guest speakers include Trace Swartzfager (St. Dominic Hospital); Tracy Walsh (Advisory Board Company); Therese Hannah (Center for Mississippi Health Policy); Kevin Hankins (C Spire); Kim McKee (South Central Telehealth Resource Center); [...]

Dr. Elizabeth Krupinski Announced as Plenary Speaker #SEARCH2017

The newly-formed Society for Education and the Advancement of Research in Connected Health (SEARCH) and the South Central Telehealth Resource Center is pleased to announce Ateev Mehrotra, MD, MPH, associate professor of health care policy and medicine at Harvard Medical School and a hospitalist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, as a keynote speaker at [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join Us for #SEARCH2017

The South Central Telehealth Resource Center and the newly-formed Society for Education and the Advancement of Research in Connected Health (SEARCH) is hosting SEARCH2017, a telehealth research symposium, at the Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg, Virginia, on April 4 & 5. The event will showcase connected health efforts, strategies and partnerships, specifically those that focus on [...]

Step 7: Identify the Payer Base for Your Telehealth Program

The Health Care Professional’s Guide to Successful Telehealth Program Development is a blog series that provides a step-by-step approach to telehealth program development. Click here to access the blog series and step-by-step checklist.   In the last few steps, you have been developing the needs assessment for your potential telehealth program. This assessment allows you to [...]

Quarterly Thought Conference: eICU Care

FREE WEBINAR February 21 at 1 PM CST Click here to register!     Vicki Norman, RN, Director of eICU Care at Baptist Health, will discuss eICU care. The Baptist Health eICU provides 24/7 critical care monitoring via a central hub, which is located in Little Rock, Arkansas. The hub provides services across the Baptist [...]

Step 6: Conduct a Technical Needs Assessment of Your Work Environment

The Health Care Professional’s Guide to Successful Telehealth Program Development is a blog series that provides a step-by-step approach to telehealth program development. Click here to access the blog series and step-by-step checklist.       So far, you have created a snapshot of potential telehealth opportunities available in your community, identified the population that you [...]

Building Trust with Patients via Telehealth (Episode 12)

  Episode 12 features Rosalyn Perkins, MNSc, APRN, Telemedicine Clinical Services Director, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, ANGELS Program, and Shannon Barringer, MS, CGC, Arkansas Reproductive Genetics Team, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Telehealth offers many benefits for providers and patients; however, there must be a foundation of trust before the [...]

The Health Care Professional’s Guide to Successful Telehealth Program Development

The Health Care Professional's Guide to Successful Telehealth Program Development is a blog series that provides a step-by-step approach to telehealth program development. Read the blog series by clicking in a step in the checklist below.        Phase 1: Assess & Define Establish the need for a telehealth/telemedicine program in your practice Identify a [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|Telehealth Program Development, Uncategorized|0 Comments