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Upcoming Events

NETRC Regional Conference - Sept 23 & 24, 2021 - Manchester, New Hampshire

3rd Annual Rural Health Clinical Congress

Nov 20, 2021

Join us live online Saturday, November 20, 2021 for the 3rd Annual Rural Health Clinical Congress- an interactive, multi-topic, complimentary CME/CE conference held in conjunction with National Rural Health Day. Broadcast starts at 8:00 AM CT

TELESPECIALISTS Learn Center-Lunch & Learn Tenecteplase for Acute Ischemic Stroke

Nov 23, 2021

Join TeleSpecialists neurologist Dr. Benzion Blech as he explores the use of tenecteplase for acute ischemic stroke. While alteplase has been FDA-approved for this indication since the 1990s, tenecteplase has recently gained traction for usage in acute ischemic stroke treatment as well. This lecture summarizes the existing evidence and practical considerations for use of tenecteplase in stroke therapy.

NCTRC and TTAC- National Virtual Technology Showcase

Feb 2 2021

How are you celebrating Groundhog Day? Tune in to the National Virtual Technology Showcase February 2nd and 3rd to make sure you don’t get left in the shadows!


Past Event Recordings

(Webinar Series) Telehealth in Maine

August 29 – November 16, 2018

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

(Webinar Series) NCTRC Webinar Series for FQHC's

2019

Presented by The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers in collaboration with various presenters and with support from the 12 regional Telehealth Resource Centers.

(Webinar) An Intro to Telehealth and Technology for Maine's Behavioral Health Workforce

May 7 2019

Led by Jonathan Neufeld, PhD, a seasoned telemental health provider and trainer, this webinar session will provide an introduction around telemental health, and how it can be leveraged by mental and behavioral health providers across Maine.

Recording: NCTRC Webinar- Telehealth and COVID-19

Mar 19, 2020

The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers will be holding a webinar exploring further uses and benefits of telehealth during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Recording-Simmons University School of Social Work & NETRC Virtual Workshop: Telebehavioral Health 101

Apr 13 2020

The Center for Innovation in Behavioral Health Education & Research at Simmons University is pleased to offer virtual professional development training in the innovative and rapidly advancing area of telebehavioral health. This presentation will be given by the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC) and aims to give attendees a “starter kit” of knowledge to take back to their organizations and practices

Recording-Simmons University School of Social Work & NETRC Virtual Workshop: Telebehavioral Health 101

Apr 13 2020

The Center for Innovation in Behavioral Health Education & Research at Simmons University is pleased to offer virtual professional development training in the innovative and rapidly advancing area of telebehavioral health. This presentation will be given by the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC) and aims to give attendees a “starter kit” of knowledge to take back to their organizations and practices

NCTRC Webinar: COVID-19 and Telebehavioral Health Responses Across the Lifespan

Apr 16 2020

Hosted by: Heartland Telehealth Resource Center Presenters: Eve-Lynn Nelson, PhD - Program Director HTRC Jonathan Neufeld, PhD - Program Director, gpTRAC Jay Ostrowski, MA, NCC, LPC-S, ACS, BC-TMH - CEO, Behavioral Health Innovations Description: With the COVID-19 pandemic, telebehavioral health can meet needs around pandemic-specific adjustment, anxiety, and grief, as well as meet ongoing clinical needs. A telebehavioral health panel will address practical considerations with expanded in-home telebehavioral services during the outbreak. Examples and lessons learned will be drawn from across the lifespan. Finally, telebehavioral

Recording- NETRC and Boston University's Healthcare Professionals Workshop: Telehealth: A Lay of the Land, Uses, and Best Practices"

Apr 30 2020

The Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC) and Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College are pleased to offer this collaborative professional development opportunity in the innovative and rapidly advancing area of telehealth. This presentation will be given by the NETRC and aims to give attendees a “starter kit” of knowledge to take back to their organizations and apply to their practice. Presenters will share a brief background on the NETRC before diving into telehealth terminology, common uses & best practices, recent events in telehealth, and clinical considerations for utilizing telehealth in practice.

(2019 Webinar Series) NCTRC Webinar Series for FQHC's

May 2019

Presented by The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers in collaboration with various presenters and with support from the 12 regional Telehealth Resource Centers.

Recording- HRSA Telehealth Learning Series: Telehealth for HIV Care: A Follow-up Discussion

Sep 29 2020

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) invites you to a free webinar on Telehealth for HIV Care.

Recording- HRSA-NETRC Webinar Series: Using Telehealth to Screen for Maternal Mental Health Issues

Oct 14 2020

The webinar is a collaboration between HRSA Office of Regional Operations Region 1 and the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center.

NCTRC Telehealth Hack- National Pandemic Response Best Practices and Lessons Learning

Jan 13 2021

The NCTRC is now hosting the Telehealth Hack Webinar Series!

CCHP's Policy Webinar Series on Telehealth & Medicaid- Part 1: Waivers and State Plan Amendments to Address COVID-19

Jan 15 2021

Date: Friday, January 15, 2021 Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS) waivers and state plan amendments are two key pathways that states have leveraged to expand coverage and health care access in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A recent Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) analysis found that all 50 states and the District of Columbia have leveraged waivers or state plan amendments in some capacity during the pandemic, with telehealth being central to many of these changes. Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on January 15, 2021 for the first webinar in our Winter webinar series, Telehealth Policy & COVID-19. This webinar will highlight the unique approach that states have taken to expanding telehealth coverage and access for their Medicaid populations. Attendees will hear from experts representing CMS, North Carolina Medicaid, and the California Department of Health Care Services (Medi-Cal). Presenters include: -Sheri Gaskins, MBA, Technical Director, Division of Benefits and Coverage, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services -Erica Bonnifield, JD, Assistant Deputy Director, Health Care Benefits & Eligibility, California De

CCHP's Policy Webinar Series on Telehealth & Medicaid- Part 2: Telehealth & Medicaid: Provider Engagement and Education

Jan 22 2021

Date: Friday, January 22, 2021 Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST The pandemic has prompted Medicaid providers to adapt quickly to a virtual care environment. As a result, Medicaid agencies have served as an indispensable resource for providers as they navigate temporary policies, new billing requirements, and a rapid increase in telehealth utilization. Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on January 22, 2021 for the second webinar in our Winter webinar series, Telehealth Policy & COVID-19. This webinar will provide attendees with an overview of the unique efforts that some Medicaid agencies have taken to support and engage Medicaid providers as they pivot to telehealth delivery. Attendees will hear from high-level administrators and policy staff from North Carolina Medicaid, the Nevada Division of Health Care Financing and Policy, and Ohio Medicaid. Presenters include: Nichole Small, Telehealth Policy Management & Development, Ohio Medicaid Dr. Shannon Dowler, Chief Medical Officer, North Car

NCTRC Telehealth Hack- Post-Acute Care and Long Term Care Facility Pandemic Response Best Practices and Learned

Jan 27 2021

The NCTRC is now hosting the Telehealth Hack Webinar Series!

HRSA Telehealth Learning Series: Telehealth Models for Workforce Recruitment, Retention, and Development

Jan 27 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) invites you to a free webinar on Telehealth Models for Workforce Recruitment, Retention, and Development. Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm ET Learning Objectives: -Learn about the University of New England’s Advanced Nursing Education Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners Program (SANE) TeleECHO Model and describe how the model is being used to enhance recruitment and retention of forensic nurses. -Describe a method to deliver education and case review in a melded format and the process of skill development through mentorship. -Learn about Rutgers University Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention - Veteran Nurses in Primary Care (VNPC) Training Program and describe the collaborative process of developing a program for homeless individuals impacted by COVID-19. -Identify the challenges associated with telehealth care in an underserved urban region. -Describe the process of integrating undergraduate nursing student education into community based primary care during COVID-19. Featured Speakers: Jennifer Lee Morton, DNP, M.P.H., PHNA-BC, Director of Nursing; Associate Professor |University of New England Polly Campbell, RN, BS, BA, Director of the Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Program | University of New England Kevin R. Emmons, DrNP, APN, AGPCNP-BC, CWCN, CFCN, Associate Dean for Inter-professional Education, Practice, and Innovation, Clinical Associate Professor Director, Veterans Serving Veterans Nursing Fellowship Program| Rutgers University This webinar is part of HRSA’s Telehealth Learning Webinar Series. The series’ goal is to highlight successful projects/best practices as well as resources to promote and further the use of telehealth techno

HRSA-NETRC Telehealth Webinar Series: Strategies for Addressing the Behavioral Health Needs of Unsheltered and Vulnerable Populations during the Pandemic

Jan 28 2021

Please join us for Part 1 of this collaborative multi-part webinar series, hosted by the HRSA Office of Regional Operations Region 1 Boston , HRSA Office of Regional Operations Region 8 Denver, and the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center: "Strategies for Addressing the Behavioral Health Needs of Unsheltered and Vulnerable Populations during the Pandemic"

CCHP's Policy Webinar Series on Telehealth & Medicaid- Part 3: Telehealth & Medicaid: Patient Engagement and Education

Jan 29 2021

Date: Friday, January 29, 2021 Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST Telehealth visits have become a safe and reliable alternative to in-person care during the pandemic. A dramatic increase in telehealth utilization has presented Medicaid agencies with new opportunities to engage their beneficiaries and ensure that they have the necessary information and resources to access care via telehealth in a safe and convenient way. Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on January 29, 2021 for the third webinar in our Winter webinar series, Telehealth Policy & COVID-19. This webinar will provide attendees with an overview of the unique efforts that some Medicaid agencies have taken to engage beneficiaries regarding their telehealth policies during the COVID-19 pandemic. Attendees will hear from high-level administrators and policy staff from the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services, and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services. Presenters include: Dr. Chethan Bachireddy, Chief Medical Officer, Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services Sarah Grant, Communications Direct

NCTRC Telehealth Hack- Health Professions Training Models Post-COVID

Feb 17 2021

The NCTRC is now hosting the Telehealth Hack Webinar Series!

HRSA Webinar- Improving Pediatric Mental Health Care Access

Mar 31 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations is collaborating with the Maternal and Child Health Bureau to invite you to a free webinar panel discussion on how HRSA Region 1 and 3 award recipients are improving Pediatric Mental Health Care Access.

USDA Distance Learning & Telemedicine FY2021 Webinar #1

Apr 14 2021

The 2021 Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program Application Window is now Open! The Rural Utilities Service (RUS) will host two webinars focused on the FY2021 application window for the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program. Join Webinar #1.

HRSA Webinar-Expanding Access to Medication—Based Treatment for OUD in Underserved Rural Areas Utilizing Telehealth

Apr 15 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations is collaborating with the Maternal and Child Health Bureau to invite you to a free webinar panel discussion on how HRSA on Expanding Access to Medication—Based Treatment for OUD in Underserved Rural Areas Utilizing Telehealth- Part 3.

USDA Distance Learning & Telemedicine FY2021 Webinar #2

Apr 20 2021

The 2021 Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program Application Window is now Open! The Rural Utilities Service (RUS) will host two webinars focused on the FY2021 application window for the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program. Join Webinar #2.

HRSA Telehealth Learning Series: An Overview of Federal Broadband Programs

Apr 21 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) invites you to a free webinar panel discussion on Federal Broadband Programs and Services.

NCTRC Webinar - Federation of State Medical Boards: Provider Bridge

Apr 22 2021

Join the NCTRC and colleagues from the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) Provider Bridge Project on Thursday April 22, 2021 for the next event in the NCTRC Webinar Series!

CCHP Telehealth & Medicaid: A Policy Webinar Series-Access an Equity in Medicaid Telehealth Policy

Apr 30 2021

Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on Friday, April 30, 2021 for the first webinar in our Spring webinar series, Access and Equity in Medicaid Telehealth Policy.

New England Regional Genetics Network- (NERGN) Telegenetics Training-Practicing Professionals #1

May 5 2021

NERGN is pleased to announce that registration is open for our Telegenetics Training on May 5 from 1 pm – 5 pm (ET). This is designed for genetics counselors and genetic counseling students. If you are already using telegenetics, you could improve your skills. Learn about policies, laws and practice during and after the pandemic. Free CEUs!

New England Regional Genetics Network- (NERGN) Telegenetics Training-Genetic Counseling Students #1

May 5 2021

NERGN is pleased to announce that registration is open for our Telegenetics Training on May 5 from 1 pm – 5 pm (ET). This is designed for genetics counselors and genetic counseling students. If you are already using telegenetics, you could improve your skills. Learn about policies, laws and practice during and after the pandemic. Free CEUs!

New England Regional Genetics Network- (NERGN) Telegenetics Training-Practicing Professionals #2

May 6 2021

NERGN is pleased to announce that registration is open for our Telegenetics Training on May 6 from 1 pm – 5 pm (ET). This is designed for genetics counselors and genetic counseling students. If you are already using telegenetics, you could improve your skills. Learn about policies, laws and practice during and after the pandemic. Free CEUs!

New England Regional Genetics Network- (NERGN) Telegenetics Training-Genetic Counseling Students #2

May 6 2021

NERGN is pleased to announce that registration is open for our Telegenetics Training on May 6 from 1 pm – 5 pm (ET). This is designed for genetics counselors and genetic counseling students. If you are already using telegenetics, you could improve your skills. Learn about policies, laws and practice during and after the pandemic. Free CEUs!

CCHP Telehealth & Medicaid: Medicaid Telehealth Policies for Children and Youth

May 7 2021

Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on Friday, May 7, 2021 for the second webinar in our Spring webinar series, Medicaid Telehealth Policies for Children and Youth.

CCHP Telehealth & Medicaid: Medicaid Telehealth Policies for Seniors

May 14, 2021

Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on Friday, May 14, 2021 for the third webinar in our Spring webinar series, Telehealth Medicaid Policies for Seniors.

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) invites you to a free webinar on Licensure Compacts

May 17, 2021

-Share information on HRSA programs and resources that support licensure compacts and telehealth - Provide an overview of the following licensure compacts: o Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) o Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) o Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (PSYPACT) o Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Compact o Physical Therapy (PT) Compact - Share legislative/regulatory updates regarding licensure compacts - Discuss the importance of interstate licensure compacts as a method for increasing access to care and addressing workforce shortages - Highlight examples demonstrating how expedited licensure processe

CCHP Telehealth & Medicaid: Telemental Health & State Medicaid Policies

May 21, 2021

Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) and leading Medicaid experts on Friday, May 21, 2021 for the fourth webinar in our Spring webinar series, Telemental Health & State Medicaid Policies.

Stroke Rehabilitation: How Can We Help Beyond the Acute Phase?

May 26, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time

Join TeleSpecialists’ TeleNeurologist Dr. Vahid Behravan as he shares recent discoveries in neuroscience and technology advancements that have created hope for patients with neurological illnesses. He will introduce some of the recent advancements in neuroplasticity and available treatments in neurorehabilitation. Dr. Behravan is a board-certified neurologist fellowship-trained in neurorehabilitation. He joined TeleSpecialists in 2018 and currently serves as Director of Education. Our Lunch & Learn webinar series now offers complimentary CME credits!

NCTRC Webinar- The Synergy Between Care Coordination and Telehealth

Jun 17 2021

Hosted by the Great Plains Telehealth Resource & Assistance Center

Launching Into Telehealth 2020 Virtual Conference Series Recordings

Jun 19 2021

Did you miss our recent Virtual #LaunchTelehealth2020 conference? No Worries! You can set up a free account below, and access recordings of all the great content on our conference app

HRSA-NETRC Telebehavioral Health Webinar Series - Supporting Patients in Substance Use Disorder Treatment And Recovery through Social Services and Telehealth Peer Coaching in Rural South Dakota

July 21, 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations invites you to a free webinar: Part 4 of the Telebehavioral Health Webinar Series.

Imaging-Guided Thrombolysis for Wake-Up Stroke: Pushing the Boundaries of the Time-Based Stroke Treatment Paradigm

July 22, 2021

Hosted TeleSpecialists Learning Center

NCTRC Webinar Series - Delaware Libraries Telehealth and Teleservices Initiative

Aug 19, 2021

In response to the behavioral health crisis and growing digital divide, the Delaware Libraries have launched a three-pronged initiative to increase access to health and social services utilizing the public library infrastructure.

2021 North Country (NY) Leadership Summit- Emerging from a Year of Change: An Opportunity to Rebuild and Reimagine

Sep 13 2021

Adirondack Health Institute is pleased to invite you to participate in the 2021 North Country Leadership Summit! Virtual presentations will take place at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm, Monday through Friday.

NCTRC Webinar Series - Telehealth Implementation: A Guide & Case Study for Critical Access Hospitals

Sep 16, 2021

This webinar provides practical guidance on implementing and sustaining telehealth to optimize health care service delivery, expand access, and enhance care coordination for Critical Access Hospitals (CAH).

ATA Telehealth Awareness Week

Sep 19, 2021

The NETRC is proud to be an Endorsing Partner of The American Telemedicine Association's First Ever Telehealth Awareness Week, September 19-25, 2021. Our 2021 Regional Telehealth Conference on September 23-24 is one of the many excellent ways to join the conversation, network with ATA Leadership, and connect with fellow Telehealth Champions!

TeleSpecialists' CME Webinar Series: Fall Prevention

Sep 22 2021

Medical professionals play a critical role in identifying persons at risk for falls. However, despite general knowledge of fall prevention protocols, falls continue to occur, and adults aged 65 and older are the highest risk. Physicians and nurses have an opportunity to identify the risk factors associated with falling and implement preventative methods to educate patients, families, and caregivers.

NETRC's 7th Annual Regional Conference, Telehealth Launchpad 2021: Refueling for Sustainability

Sep 23 2021

The Northeast Telehealth Resource Center team is thrilled to return to an in-person format for 2021; This years' event be hosted in Manchester, NH on September 23-24, 2021 at the DoubleTree Downtown

UVA FQHC Telehealth Best Practice Webinar Series: Making Smart and Effective Telehealth Technology Decisions: Best Options for Clinicians and Patients

10/12/2021 3pm ET

This interactive mini-series will explore the telehealth challenges encountered by FQHCs during the start of the pandemic, including engagement of hard to reach populations, staff engagement, making smart and effective telehealth technology decisions and decisions about where to go with telehealth after the end of the public h

NCTRC Webinar – Ransomware In Health

Oct 14, 2021 11:00am

The National Consortium of Telehealth Resouce Center's monthly webinar series hosted by the Southwest Telehealth Resource Center

UVA FQHC Telehealth Best Practice Webinar Series: Telehealth After The Public Health Emergency: Where should we go from here?

10/19/2021 3pm ET

This interactive mini-series will explore the telehealth challenges encountered by FQHCs during the start of the pandemic, including engagement of hard to reach populations, staff engagement, making smart and effective telehealth technology decisions and decisions about where to go with telehealth after the end of the public health emergency.quired o

Rual Telementoring Training Center

Oct 25 - 29, 2021

Resources, Information, Support & Education-RISE for Rural Telementoring Vitual Launch Week EMERGING VOICES IN Tele

TELESPECIALIST Learning Center 2021 CME Lunch and Learn- Trauma and Burnout in Medical Professionals and Staff During COVID.

Oct 27, 2021

The COVID pandemic has led to multiple unexpected outcomes for providers and medical staff on the front lines of treatment. In addition to risk and worry over infectious exposures, staff and providers have also had to deal with high census, increased critical care bed usage, the steep learning curve of treatment for a novel illness, and much more. Studies report epidemic proportions of provider and staff burnout, leading to negative mental health outcomes, turnover, poor morale, and in some instances, a desire to consider jobs outside of the medical profession. This valuable lecture by TeleSpecialists psychiatrist Dr. Kimberly “Kim” Kjome will: • identify reasons, signs and symptoms of burnout, compassion fatigue, and trauma • provide useful insights and coping skills • help providers and staff identify symptoms in themselves and others Our Lunch & Learn webinar series now offers complimentary CME credits Learn More and Register Today https://learni

New England Rural Health Association 2021 Annual Conference: Rural Resiliency- Innovation and the Journey Forward

Nov 03, 2021

Join NETRC and Regional Collaborators at the 2021 New England Rural Health Conference- Rural Resiliency: Innovation and the Journey Forward on November 3rd and 4th at the Sunday River Resort in Newry, Maine

GPT Annual Conference: Discover Telehealth Conference

Nov 03, 2021

Join Global Partnership for Telehealth at The Great Wolf Lodge in LaGrange, Georgia to hear timely and relevant discussions about telemedicine and the new healthcare landscape created by COVID-19. At this event you will gain valuable insight into the rapid developments in telehealth, impacts as a result of COVID-19, billing and reimbursement, broadband, and the many applications where telehealth is being successful. At the event, you will be able to network* with key telehealth champions while learning about the applications, research, and legal aspects of telehealth.

SEARCH2021 (Society for Education and the the Advancement of Research in Connected Health)

Nov 08, 2021

SEARCH 2021 – The National Telehealth Research Symposium will showcase connected health efforts, strategies, and partnerships, specifically those that focus on the research of telemedicine, telehealth, eHealth, mHealth, and other healthcare technologies.

Advancing Health Equity Among the Hispanic Population Webinar series on best practices and opportunities for action Stroke

Nov 17, 2021

The Health Resources and Services Administration Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs invites you to our 1st webinar part of the “Advancing Health Equity Among the Hispanic Population Learning Series” on Breaking Down Social Barriers of Health Amid a Pandemic.