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Promoting Telehealth Across Regions and Cultures

I’m sitting in Winnipeg, Manitoba on a mini-vacation watching the snowfall wondering what the weather is like in the South Central region. Sunny and 46 degrees in Nashville. Partly cloudy and 52 in Little Rock. Sunny and 54 in Jackson. Thinking of the South Central region a nation away in addition to my recent travels [...]

Travels: Early Spring 2019

Nashville, Memphis, New Orleans… Exciting cities among many stops along the way over the last 30 days promoting telehealth in this beautiful corner of the world…  Though, during this time, we didn’t have an official stop in Mississippi, we did drive through and experience the blessing of its beautiful green and savory scenery on the [...]

Telehealth Update from the Road – August 2013 edition

In this edition of "Telehealth Update from the Road," the LearnTelehealth|South Central Telehealth Resource Center (SCTRC) outreach staff had the opportunity to see major growth in the use of telehealth throughout the state this month. Tele-Cardiology A new pilot tele-cardiology clinic kicked-off last week.  Boston Mountain Rural Health Center in Marshall, AR and Mainline Health [...]

By | August 13th, 2013|Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Update from the Road – SW Arkansas, Helena, eLink Roadshow

In the latest Update from the Road, the SCTRC Outreach team has spent a lot of time on the road this past month traveling the region, visiting sites interested in telehealth training and providing program support.  From sites in Arkansas like Helena, Newport and Hope along with the Arkansas eLink Roadshow, the LearnTelehealth outreach team [...]

By | June 18th, 2013|Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Telehealth training in Northeast Arkansas

The SCTRC Outreach team traveled to Northeast Arkansas delivering telehealth training.  The Northeast Arkansas visit included UAMS Chancellor, Dan Rahn, MD, local and state legislators, UAMS executive staff, and Arkansas e-Link personnel. The team trained several health care facilities in the following counties: Crittenden County, Clay County, Randolph County, Lawrence County, Craighead County, Lee, and St. [...]

By | March 12th, 2013|Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Updates from the Road – Tennessee Rural Health Association

The view of Gatlinburg The SCTRC Outreach team just returned from the Rural Health Association of Tennessee (www.RHAT.org) 18th Annual Conference on Nov. 14-16. The goal of each year’s conference is to educate participants about health concerns affecting rural Tennessee.  The specific goal of this year’s conference was to highlight the different “sounds” [...]

By | December 4th, 2012|Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Updates from the Road – Northwest Arkansas

Last week our telehealth training team traveled to Northwest Arkansas. The visit included UAMS Chancellor, Dan Rahn, MD, local and state legislators and executive staff at Washington Regional Hospital.  This was the first of many upcoming visits like this across the state. The Arkansas Telehealth Network along with Arkansas E-link are using high-speed data transmission lines to [...]

By | November 20th, 2012|Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Telehealth In The South Central Region (8.24.12)

Arkansas Arkansas retail giant Wal-Mart is venturing into telehealth. http://www.walmartcommunity.com/walmarts-medical-clinics/ This article was featured in the Memphis Business Journal and discusses the importance and benefits of telemedicine especially in rural areas. http://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/print-edition/2012/04/27/telemedicine-yields-healthier-sales.html?page=all   Tennessee  Representative Diane Black (R-TN) was the first speaker at a lunch briefing on Capitol Hill where the discussion centered on long term [...]

By | August 24th, 2012|Real World Examples, Updates from the Road|0 Comments

Updates from the Road – ATA Annual Meeting 2012

Hey LearnTelehealth members. Welcome to our new blog series, "Updates from the Road." This series will feature stories and pictures from telehealth users we train and people we meet. We begin the series with updates from the American Telemedicine Association annual meeting held in San Jose, CA last week.  The UAMS Center for Distance (CDH) [...]

By | May 8th, 2012|Updates from the Road|0 Comments