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Big things planned for the 2016 South Central Telehealth Forum!

Big things planned for the 2016 South Central Telehealth Forum! Join us in Nashville, Tennessee at the beautiful Sheraton Music City Hotel on August 1-2, 2016. More details will be shared in the coming weeks. Sign up for the LearnTelehealth enewsletter for all of the latest like Early Bird Registration dates, Call for Abstracts, Speakers, Agendas, and Partnership [...]

By | November 13th, 2015|SCTF2016|0 Comments

Calming a Nervous System: Managing Rural Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Patients through Technology

Join us Thursday, June 18th for the next Quarterly Thought Conference from the South Central Telehealth Resource Center, LearnTelehealth.org.  This webinar is part of the ongoing, collaborative National Webinar Series from the National Telehealth Resource Center consortium. June's telehealth-focused event features Jeffrey Pinto, BSN, CRRN. Mr. Pinto is the Clinical Services Manager for Arkansas' TRIUMPH program which includes a healthcare-staffed call [...]

By | May 21st, 2015|Clinical, Real World Examples|0 Comments

Invitation: South Central Region Meet & Greet at ATA 2015

 The South Central Telehealth Resource Center would like to invite you for an informal discussion about telehealth in Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee. Come talk telemedicine with fellow healthcare professionals in our region. Monday, May 4, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at the Los Angeles Convention Center Room 305

By | April 17th, 2015|General|0 Comments

Quarterly Webinar: Reducing Chronic Heart Failure Readmissions Using Telehealth

Join us on Thursday, July 17, 2014 for a free online webinar that will demonstrate how the employment of telehealth technology can impact your readmission rates. Overview: In July of 2012 the UAMS Medical Center CHF Bundled Payment Committee was charged with reducing 30-day all cause readmissions (RA) in this population. After implementation of quality [...]

By | July 1st, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

SCTF2014 – Great Success!

Big thanks to everyone who made the 2nd annual South Central Telehealth Forum such a great success! The overarching theme of the day was "Moving Forward." One takeaway towards that goal was to perhaps focus less on competing and more on finding ways to collaborate. It was phenomenal to hear the motivation towards this goal [...]

By | May 15th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

Telehealth Center at UAMS Establishes Multi-State Advisory Council, Receives $975,000 Grant

News Release Thursday, April 24, 2014 Telehealth Center at UAMS Establishes Multi-State Advisory Council, Receives $975,000 Grant  LITTLE ROCK – The Advisory Council of the South Central Telehealth Resource Center, newly established and composed of 18 members from Arkansas, Tennessee and Louisiana, will meet for the first time May 9. The University of Arkansas for [...]

By | April 25th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

New Module: Telehealth Policy Issues – Federal

New Federal Policy Module Saves the Day! Perhaps the most misunderstood and feared telehealth topics are those relating to Policy. Eww, shudder, right? WRONG! Kick-back, get a bowl of popcorn and prepare to be rescued. Across the country, we are fortunate to have national telehealth resource centers designed to help you find answers, [...]

By | March 5th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

SCTRC Project Director Honored for Telemedicine Contributions

SCTRC's Adam Rule Honored   Recently, Adam Rule of the South Central Telehealth Resource Center was honored for his continuing contributions to telehealth. The training center at the UAMS Center for Distance Health has been renamed to the Adam Rule CDH Training Center. Adam joined the UAMS Center for Distance Health. Adam brought [...]

By | March 4th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

Telehealth Legislation Update for South Central Region

The following is a list of pending legislative activities for telehealth and telemedicine within the South Central region (AR, MS and TN).  Very special thanks go out to the Center for Connected Health Policy, which publishes this information for all 50 states at http://telehealthpolicy.us/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies . PENDING LEGISLATION Mississippi: Bill # Status Summary HB 578 1/22/14: Introduced and [...]

By | February 6th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments

New Telehealth Policy Module: Medicare/Medicaid

Telehealth Policy Issues Course Module: Medicare/Medicaid The South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC) has collaborated with a great national resource in the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) to develop new, comprehensive online course modules for telehealth policy.  We are very excited to present the second module in this 3-part series: Telehealth Policy Issues: Medicare/Medicaid. This module answers [...]

By | February 4th, 2014|Telehealth|0 Comments