Telehealth Technology: What you Need to Know to Get Started
Telehealth is an important resource as the ACA and other health reforms expand the pool of insured individuals in the United States. Provider shortages are common in rural areas, and some agencies are expanding their use of telehealth to provide clinical services. This 19 minute presentation provides a high-level overview about the uses of telehealth and technical considerations when beginning a telehealth program. 2014.
Legal and Regulatory Considerations for Telehealth
Telehealth is an important resource as the ACA and other health reforms expand the pool of insured in the United States. Provider shortages are common in rural areas, and some agencies are exploring the use of telehealth to provide clinical services. This 15-minute presentation explores legal and regulatory issues to consider in the development of any telehealth program. 2014.
Reaching Out Across the Miles: The Role of Telehealth in Maternal and Child Health
As more individuals gain health insurance and provider shortages in many areas continue, telehealth provides an important approach to ensuring access to care for MCH populations. This 30-minute audio presentation with accompanying slides provides an overview of the current use of telehealth in Title V programs as well as a more in-depth look at innovative uses of telehealth in the following areas relevant to maternal and child health: newborn metabolic screening, services for children & youth with special health care needs, newborn hearing screening, high risk delivery, and dental services. 2014.