Improving Access to Health Care
Friday, September 20, 2013
Swedish Education Conference Center
Swedish Medical Center/Cherry Hill
500 17th Avenue
Participants will be introduced to TeleHeath, including clinical applications, program development, organizational structure, sustainable business models, limitations and the challenges of implementing new technology. They will also be introduced to standards, guidelines and regulatory issues related to TeleHealth. Clincial platforms covered will include TeleICU, TeleStroke, TeleNeurology and TeleHospitalist medicine. Outcomes measurement, clinical effectiveness,and implementation of quality improvement programs will also be addressed. After completion of this course, participants will be familiar with the benefits and challenges related to the design, development and implementation of a successful TeleHealth program.