Web-based sources

  • Resources

ATA

https://www.americantelemed.org

ATA is an organization focused on accelerating the adoption of telehealth. It represents a broad and inclusive member network of technology solution providers and payers, as well as partner organizations and alliances.

The ATA provides many useful resources on its website available to members and non-members alike. There is information on upcoming and recent webinars, practice guidelines and other resources (including the reviews of white papers and other research).

 

Practice Guidelines

https://www.americantelemed.org/resource_categories/practice-guidelines/

This website offers a practice guideline archive from eye-care to teledermatology and telepathology.

 

ECHO Project

https://hsc.unm.edu/echo/echos-impact/

Project ECHO reduces health disparities in under-served and remote areas of the state, nation, and world through telementoring. The ECHO model uses videoconference technology and enabling software to connect providers in underserved communities (“spokes”) with teams of specialists and experts at regional, national, and global centers (the “hub”) for long-term telementoring, collaboration, and case-based learning on urgent social topics and conditions.

 

THE NATIONAL CONSORTIUM OF TELEHEALTH RESOURCE CENTERS

https://www.telehealthresourcecenter.org

The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers (NCTRC) is a collaborative of 12 regional and 2 national Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs), committed to implementing telehealth programs. It is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and provides timely and accurate information on telehealth. Its goal is to help organizations and practices overcome barriers, advance telehealth education, and provide resources.

 

TELEBEHAVIORAL HEALTH INSTITUTE

https://telehealth.org

TBHI was envisioned, funded and nurtured by Dr. Marlene Maheu. TBHI offers professional training programs focused on the use of videoconferencing, the telephone, email, text messaging for various groups of health care professionals.

TBHI also offers staffing and consultation services to groups or individuals to develop telehealth competencies, follow evidence-based telehealth protocols and efficiently start service delivery/reimbursement.