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UMTRC Conference Wrap-Up

Posted by: Becky Sanders on Friday, August 2, 2019

Thanks to everyone who helped make our 1st Annual Conference such a success!

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OPEN OR CLOSED?

Posted by: Kaite Conner on Friday, 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 on Friday, 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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IRHA ANNUAL CONFERENCE RECAP

Posted by: Becky Sanders on Monday, 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 on Wednesday, March 14, 2018

A highlight of the show for me was the intentional efforts being put forth to modernize patient bedside education.

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IRHA PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT: UMTRC

Posted by: Luke Wortley on Wednesday, 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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CONCIERGE MEDICINE COMING TO INDIANA?

Posted by: Becky Sanders on Friday, 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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ADVANCING TELEMEDICINE -- INDIANA SCORES A WIN

Posted by: Becky Sanders on Saturday, June 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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TELEHEALTH LEGISLATION IN 2016

Posted by: Becky Sanders on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

As of March 25, 2016, there have been 133 telehealth related bills introduced in 30 states across the nation. The most common legislation addresses reimbursement, telehealth professional standards, the need for in-person examinations, prescribing, and cross-state licensing.

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