Healthcare transformation is occurring across the U.S. and technology is playing a big part in community successes. Join HIMSS during National Health IT Week to learn about the role telehealth has in advancing care innovation, and hear from a diverse panel of experts on real world examples of communities that have overcome policy barriers to advance telehealth.
1. Evaluate how technology is changing healthcare delivery and the role of telehealth
2. Discuss policy challenges and opportunities to broader use of telehealth services
3. Explore how the HIMSS Legislative Action Center can be leveraged to engage policymakers on the need to modernize telehealth laws and regulations
Thomas Martin, PhD
Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Director
Temple University College of Public Health
Michael Adcock, FACHE
Center for Telehealth, University of Mississippi Medical Center
William England, Ph.D, J.D.
Director, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA/HHS