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HHS REPORT TO CONGRESS: CURRENT STATE OF TECHNOLOGY-ENABLED COLLABORATIVE LEARNING AND CAPACITY BUILDING MODELS

Published Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Last 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).

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HHS WILL TEST PAYING AMBULANCE PROVIDERS FOR TRIPS TO ALTERNATIVE SITES, TELEMEDICINE

Published Wednesday, February 20, 2019

HHS will test allowing ambulance suppliers and providers to transport Medicare and Medicaid patients to areas besides the emergency room, such as a doctor's office or urgent-care facility, or use telemedicine, in a bid to reduce unnecessary trips to the hospital.

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CMS AGAIN MOVES TO EXPAND TELEHEALTH COVERAGE UNDER MEDICARE ADVANTAGE

Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The federal government on Friday unveiled a series of new test benefits that certain Medicare Advantage plans can offer, including expanded telehealth coverage — marking yet another push toward remote health care benefits.

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A 21ST CENTURY SKILLED PHYSICIAN WORKFORCE: TELEMEDICINE IN INDIANA

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018

This special report presents findings on Indiana physicians that self-identified as a telemedicine provider during the 2017 license renewal period.

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-- PROJECT MANAGER

Published Friday, October 26, 2018

We are currently looking for a Project Manager to join our team, specifically to manage the day-to-day operations of the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center as detailed in the program work plan to promote and support the development of telehealth/telemedicine throughout New England, New York, and northern New Jersey.

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CALL FOR SPEAKER PROPOSALS-- UMTRC ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2019

Published Friday, October 26, 2018

Speaker Proposals are due by November 30th. To submit a speaker proposal, follow this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RTWDNH2

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STARKE COUNTY SCHOOL OPENS FIFTH TELEHEALTH CENTER IN STATE

Published Wednesday, September 12, 2018

A small school corporation in Starke County is getting a big boost to its healthcare as Oregon-Davis cuts the ribbon on its new Telehealth Center—the fifth one in the state.

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FCC ANNOUNCES NEXT STEPS TO ACCELERATE DEPLOYMENT OF 5G BASED ON INDIANA LEGISLATION

Published Monday, September 10, 2018

Last week, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Brendan Carr announced the FCC’s proposal to expand 5G investment across the country at the State House. Also in attendance were U.S. Sen. Todd Young, U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks, Indiana Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Kevin Brinegar and TechPoint President and CEO Mike Langellier.

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