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Gain practical knowledge with this comprehensive overview. For those new to telehealth or looking for a refresher, this workshop will provide information on how to create and/or grow telehealth programs. Tools, tips and lessons learned will be incorporated into a discussion of the various components of setting up a telemedicine program.
Workshop modules will cover:
How to Get Started in Telehealth. Essential considerations for developing a telehealth service,or seeking one.
Engagement, Evaluation & Reporting: Learn about the importance of communications when creating, delivering, and sustaining a telehealth program.
Getting Paid for Telehealth: planning for financial sustainability. An overview of telehealth business models and a detailed review of telehealth reimbursement.
Legal and Regulatory Considerations: Will cover a broad range of need-to-know topics, including licensure, credentialing &privileging, informed consent, prescribing, malpractice, and privacy and security.
Telehealth Workflow:similarities and differences with in-person care. A detailed look at setting up a telehealth clinic.
Telehealth Technology Basics: a guide for the novice and refresher for the experts. Learn about the type of equipment and things to consider when selecting equipment.
Wrap-up, Q&A, and Resources: participants will leave with checklists and resources
Presented by telehealth experts in our region
Cindy Roleff, MS, BSN, RN-BC, Telehealth Program Development Manager, AFHCAN
Cara Towle, MSN RN MA, Associate Director, Psychiatry Consultation & Telepsychiatry, University of Washington
Catherine Britain, Executive Director, Telehealth Alliance of Oregon (TAO), CSBritain Consulting
Deb LaMarche, Program Director & PI, Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center
Jennifer Erickson, DO, Psychiatrist, Acting Assistant Professor, University of Washington
Tammy Arndt, Director, Northwest TeleHealth