The UMTRC provides a single point of contact for telehealth resources across Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio through educational and outreach presentations, individualized technical assistance, facilitation, connection to local or distant providers, and archived resources via our website and staff.
NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:
- Telemedicine rule 5160-1-18 with proposed changes has been posted to the ODM website for public comment until Tuesday, 15 April 2019.
HHS Report to Congress: Current State of Technology-Enabled Collaborative Learning and Capacity Building ModelsLast month, the United States Department of Health and Human Services released a report to Congress on the “Current State of Technology-Enabled Collaborative Learning and Capacity Building Models,” in response to the 2016 Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes Act (ECHO Act).
The Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center (UMTRC) is a consortium of active telehealth organizations, headed by the Indiana Rural Health Association (IRHA) that provides a comprehensive set of telehealth clinical and technical assistance services within Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio.
As a federally funded program, many of our services are provided at no charge.