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  • Open or Closed?

    Posted by: Kaite Conner, April 19, 2019

    Is your door open, closed, or somewhere in between? Telehealth and Telemedicine can be intimidating, scary, exciting, and to some completely absurd. Some close the door, and think, absolutely not, we cannot see patients and communicate with other providers through a screen.

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  • HIMSS19

    Posted by: Becky Sanders, April 19, 2019

    What's a mile long and packed with 45,000 people from over 90 countries? If you guessed the HIMSS 2019 Annual Conference, you would be correct!

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  • UMTRC 2019 Annual Conference

    Posted by: Becky Sanders, MBA, Program Director, Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center, January 30, 2019

    Inaugural Conference to be held July 23-24, 2019 in South Bend, Indiana

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  • IRHA ANNUAL CONFERENCE RECAP

    Posted by: Becky Sanders, September 10, 2018

    A brief recap of the 2018 Indiana Rural Health Association Annual Conference by UMTRC Director, Becky Sanders.

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  • HIMSS 2018 Recap

    Posted by: Deena Dodd, March 14, 2018

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  • IRHA Program Spotlight: UMTRC

    Posted by: Luke Wortley, March 14, 2018

    A link to a blog post by UMTRC staffer, Luke Wortley, that was just recently posted to the Indiana Rural Health Association blog.

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  • TELEMEDICINE ISN'T A CURE-ALL, BUT WE NEVER SAID IT WAS

    Posted by: Luke Wortley, November 15, 2017

    In response to a short article that appeared in October 2017 on the website WIRED, Luke addresses the arguments posed by experts in the field, especially the skeptics.

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  • CONCIERGE MEDICINE COMING TO INDIANA?

    Posted by: becky sanders, August 4, 2017

    Direct Primary Care has come to the state of Indiana. Effective July 1, 2017, with the full approval of the Indiana General Assembly's Senate and House Chambers, Enrolled Senate Bill 303 became law.

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  • INDIANA 2017 TELEHEALTH LEGISLATION

    Posted by: becky sanders, July 3, 2017

    Two new laws with telehealth components took effect on July 1, 2017 in the state of Indiana.

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  • ADVANCING TELEMEDICINE -- INDIANA SCORES A WIN

    Posted by: becky sanders, July 18, 2016

    In July, Indiana scored a major win on the telemedicine legislative front. A new telemedicine state statute went into effect which expands the use of telemedicine together with certain prescribing rights (without an in-person office visit).

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UMTRC Blog:

  • Open or Closed?

    April 19, 2019

    Is your door open, closed, or somewhere in between? Telehealth and Telemedicine can be intimidating, scary, exciting, and to some completely absurd. Some close the door, and think, absolutely not, we cannot see patients and communicate with other providers through a screen.

    > MORE
  • HIMSS19

    April 19, 2019

    What's a mile long and packed with 45,000 people from over 90 countries? If you guessed the HIMSS 2019 Annual Conference, you would be correct!

    > MORE
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