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  • Employment Opportunity -- Project Manager for NETRC

    >Posted by: Northeast Telehealth Resource Center  | 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

    >Posted by:  | 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

    >Posted by: Jess Arnold  | 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

    >Posted by: Evan Swartzrauber  | 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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  • FCC announces $100M initiative to support telehealth programs for veterans, rural populations

    >Posted by: Nicholas Leider  | August 6, 2018

    On Thursday, August 2, the Federal Communications Commission unanimously approved a plan to establish a $100 million program to help establish telehealth efforts for low-income Americans, focusing particularly on rural communities and veterans.

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  • Federal Communications Commission Announces “Connected Care Pilot Program”

    >Posted by: Center for Connected Health Policy  | August 1, 2018

    On July 11th, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Brendan Carr made a statement announcing the establishment of the FCC’s “Connected Care Pilot Program.”

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  • CMS Proposed 2019 Physician Fee Schedule

    >Posted by:  | July 23, 2018

    CMS makes multiple requests within each of the above subject areas for comments on specific details of their proposals. Comments on the proposed rule are due September 10, 2018. CCHP encourages reading the full text of the rule to learn more about CMS’ proposals and the requested comments. All documents are linked at the bottom of the release article.

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  • National Rural Health Day Community Star Nominations

    >Posted by: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health  | July 11, 2018

    Those who dedicate their life’s work to rural health are extraordinary people whose contributions are deserving of recognition. To honor our nation’s rural health leaders the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) is proud to announce an opportunity to nominate “Community Stars” to be featured in the 2018 electronic publication that is released on National Rural Health Day each year.

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  • CCHP Releases Updated State Telehealth Laws & Reimbursement for All 50 States

    >Posted by: Center for Connected Health Policy  | May 16, 2018

    A reference guide for telehealth law and reimbursement policy for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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  • CMS unveils strategy to boost rural telehealth

    >Posted by: Susan Morse  | May 14, 2018

    CMS aims to improve access to care, increase quality and cuts costs by reducing readmissions and unnecessary ER visits.

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