Posts Tagged ‘Telemedicine’

New Report on Rural Telemedicine: 15 Million Kids in Health Care Deserts

April 27, 2016

In a new report, 15 Million Kids in Health Care Deserts, the Children’s Health Fund examines the role of telehealth services in addressing health care access issues for vulnerable and economically disadvantaged populations. Supported by nine case studies including practitioners from across the country, the report identifies a range...

Member Spotlight: AMD Global Telemedicine

January 28, 2016

Depending on whom you ask, telemedicine is the next frontier for school health. To help us understand technology’s growing role in health, especially its potential application in schools, we recently spoke with Alliance member Keri Dostie, Director of Marketing for AMD Global Telemedicine. “All too often, children are left...

Rural Telemedicine Grant Opportunity from USDA

January 20, 2016

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a grant opportunity that may be useful for school-based health centers (SBHCs) that are located in rural communities and interested in implementing or expanding a telemedicine program. Grant funds may be used for acquisition of eligible capital assets, instructional programming...

Mobile Clinic Adds Telemedicine To Its Arsenal, Florida

February 27, 2015

Delivering immediate access to remote specialists results in 90 percent patient compliance to follow-up pediatrics appointments. The Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami is enhancing the quality of the service it provides uninsured children through the Miller School of Medicine’s Pediatric Mobile Clinic (UMPMC) by utilizing...

CareClix Telemedicine Bringing Health Care into Maryland Schools

October 16, 2014

The School-Based Health Alliance will occasionally feature our organizational members on our blog, as one of our member benefits. To learn more about School-Based Health Alliance membership, click here. Five elementary schools in Howard County, Maryland, now have access to doctors at the University of Maryland’s Children’s Hospital, thanks...