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
Gain practical knowledge with this comprehensive overview. 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.
1:00 How to Get Started in Telehealth. Essential considerations for developing a telehealth service, or seeking one.
1:30 Start Spreading the Telehealth News: engagement, evaluation & reporting. Learn about the importance of communications when creating, delivering, and sustaining a telehealth program.
2:00 Getting Paid for Telehealth: planning for financial sustainability. An overview of telehealth business models and a detailed review of telehealth reimbursement.
2:45 Telehealth Law and Regulations: (almost) everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask. Will cover a broad range of need-to-know topics, including licensure, credentialing & privileging, informed consent, prescribing, malpractice,and privacy and security.
3:15 Telehealth Workflow: similarities and differences with in-person care. A detailed look at setting up a telehealth clinic.
3:45 Telehealth Technology Basics: a guide for the novice and refresher for the experts.
4:15 Wrap up, Q&A and Resources. The speaker will provide a summary of workshop themes, as well as helpful checklists and resources for initiating a telehealth program.