Join us Tuesday, October 21st for the next Quarterly Thought Conference from the South Central Telehealth Resource Center and

Natalia Martinez-PazOctober’s telehealth-focused event features Natalia Martinez-Paz, MPA, MA. She is the Program Manager for the Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center. Her talk will focus on Project Echo, a program that builds the confidence and skills of rural, low-volume health care providers and clinics so they can provide high quality HIV care to patients. This program utilizes interactive video for real-time clinical consults between community providers and multidisciplinary teams.

Presented by the South Central Telehealth Resource Center.  Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs) provide free resources for telehealth program development and sustainability.  TRCs are funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, which is part of the Office of Rural Health Policy. Nationally, there are a total of 14 TRCs which include 12 Regional Centers, all with different strengths and regional expertise, and 2 National Centers which focus on areas of technology assessment and telehealth policy.