(Webinar Series) Telehealth in Maine

Oct 24, 2018

Telehealth in Maine:
Reimbursement & Sustainment Webinar Series

August 29 – November 7, 2018
Every Other Wednesday at 2:00pm ET

Presented by NETRC in collaboration with the Maine Telehealth Forum and with support from Maine CDC, Rural Health and Primary Care Program. 

Join us for a Maine webinar series on policy updates and strategies for telehealth sustainability. Organizations from across the state will present their experiences with reimbursement, outline opportunities & challenges for implementation, and share case studies of successful telehealth programs.

Audience: Clinicians, Administrators, and Connected Health Enthusiasts, as well as leaders in accountable care and population health.

Click Here to Register for the 6-Part Webinar Series!


October 24 (2:00pm):
Leveraging Telehealth Collaborations: Experiences and Aspirations from a Community Hospital
Experiences of a spoke/hub hybrid delivering telehealth services such as direct-to-consumer urgent care, and receiving services such as telestroke.
Speaker: Jerry Dubois, MHA, Director of Telemedicine, York Hospital

November 7 (2:00pm):
A Value Approach to Telehealth Implementation & Sustainability

Innovative options for securing revenue and sustainable support.
Speakers: TBA


August 29:
An Overview of the Telehealth Landscape

Introduction and update of telehealth policies in Maine
Speakers: Danielle Louder, Program Director, and Andrew Solomon, MPH, Project Manager, Northeast Telehealth Resource Center,
and Susan Woods, MD, CMIO, Mercy Hospital
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September 12: 

MaineCare Telehealth Policies
Overview of current MaineCare telehealth rules and opportunities for increased access.

Speakers: Samuel Senft, JD, MPH, Director of Policy, and Thomas Leet, JD, Comprehensive Health Planner II, Office of MaineCare Services
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September 26:
Sustaining Telehealth: Reimbursement Case Studies for Tele-Neurology

Strategic approaches to telehealth and case studies on reimbursement.
Speakers: Melinda Lovering, System Director of Virtual Health, Covenant Health, and
Lisa Chartier, Manager, Billing & Follow Up, Community Clinical Services
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October 10:
MaineHealth Telehealth: A Systematic Approach

Strategic approaches to integrating telehealth across a health system.

Speakers: Tom Caswell, Director, and Jasmine A. Kurywczak, Program Manager, MaineHealth Telehealth
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