Leveraging Telehealth to Advance Healthcare Transformation

Sep 26, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Member Cost: $
Non-Member Cost: $

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.


Learning Objectives:
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