SCTF2016 Conference Presentation: Comparing Patient Satisfaction Between Face-to-Face and Telehealth Clinical Visits for Sports-Related Concussions

Each year, there are 2 to 4 million sports-related concussions in the United States. The topic of concussion has become a national news headline over the past year. At the South Central Telehealth Forum 2016, held in Nashville on August 1 & 2, Dr. R.J. Elbin, PhD, Assistant Professor in Exercise Science at the University [...]

Eagleton Announced as Telehealth Award Winner

LITTLE ROCK — The Curtis L. Lowery Telehealth Champion Award was presented to Terry Eagleton in June. The award was given by the South Central Telehealth Resource Center in recognition of Terry’s contribution to health care for citizens in Tennessee and his promotion of telehealth. The award was also announced at the fourth annual South [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Featured, General, SCTF2016, Uncategorized|0 Comments

South Central Telehealth Forum – Day 2 Recap

Dr. Curtis Lowery, Medical Director, Center for Distance Health, and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, welcomed attendees to the keynote and plenary sessions. Mario Gutierrez, Executive Director, Center for Connected Health Policy, spoke about the state of telehealth across the nation. Alan Morgan, Chief Executive Officer, National Rural [...]

By | August 8th, 2016|Featured, General, SCTF2016, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Award winners announced! #SCTF2016

Each year at the South Central Telehealth Forum, awards are presented to individuals who have made a positive impact in telehealth and telemedicine within their communities. Award winners were announced during opening sessions on August 2! Congratulations to all recipients! Curtis L. Lowery Telehealth Champion - Terry Eagleton L to R: Alan Watson, CEO, Maury [...]

By | August 8th, 2016|Featured, General, SCTF2016, Uncategorized|0 Comments

South Central Telehealth Forum – Day 1 Recap

Sessions opened with a record number of attendees for the 4th annual South Central Telehealth Forum being held at the Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville. Presenters and partners from across the country spent the day sharing tools, resources and techniques on how they drive quality health care via telemedicine and mHealth. In addition to [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|General, SCTF2016|0 Comments

Join the Tennessee Telehealth Conversation! #SCTF2016

Hello, Tennessee Telehealth Professionals! Don't miss your opportunity to join the Tennessee Telehealth Conversation! Monday, August 1 Congressman Diane Black (TN, 6th District) joins national Telehealth experts for a panel on National Telehealth Policy. Tuesday, August 2 Representative Cameron Sexton discusses Tennessee Telehealth Policy; Mark McPeak, CEO, Sightline Research + Strategies, discusses the results of [...]

#SCTF2016 Video Message Series: Sarah Rhoads, Director, South Central Telehealth Resource Center

Explore mHealth program development at #SCTF2016! Join Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN and a mHealth research and clinical team as they present the challenges and obstacles encountered during the implementation and monitoring of patients using mHealth. Learn how this team identified and addressed issues. It's not as easy as buying the equipment! Click here to [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|Featured, General, Growing Your Program, SCTF2016|0 Comments

#SCTF2016 Video Message Series: Alan Morgan, National Rural Health Association

Join keynote speaker, Alan Morgan, and other Telehealth experts as they discuss how Telemedicine and Telehealth can provide access to high-quality health care for rural America! Watch Mr. Morgan's video greeting below!

#SCTF2016 Video Message Series: Dr. David Charles, Vanderbilt University

In addition to his presentations in the Tele-Emergency track, Dr. David Charles, Medical Director of Telemedicine at Vanderbilt University, will moderate a session on National Telehealth Policy. Panelists include: Senator Diane Black, Tennessee Mario Gutierrez, MPH, Executive Director, Center for Connected Health Policy Curtis Lowery, M.D., UAMS Center for Distance Health Alan Morgan, MPA, Chief [...]

Motoring Around Music City – The Essential Guide to Finding Your Inner Nashville Star! #SCTF2016

Nashville is known for its deep musical heritage, which spans all genres of music from gospel to pop to country. Holding tight to dreams of becoming a star, artists - musicians, singers and songwriters - from around the world make their journey to the Music City every day. Some rise to fame while others return [...]

By | June 28th, 2016|General, SCTF2016, Uncategorized|0 Comments