Please join us for the 3rd annual North Country Telemedicine Conference on Thursday, November 2, 2017!
The conference will be hosted at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Lake Placid, NY, and will discuss the “IOU’s of Telehealth” — Implementation, Optimization & Utilization. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the day will conclude at 4 p.m.
The North Country Telehealth Partnership strives to make this conference fun and informational, providing guests with updates on current trends in telehealth that are applicable to the rural populations we all serve. Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Irina Gelman, director of Fulton County Public Health, and afternoon plenary sessions will be led by Elizabeth Zicari, president of HCR Home Care. The day will conclude with a panel discussion featuring New York State Department of Health speakers.
Thank you to Avizia, our Premium Sponsor, and to each of our sponsors for making this event possible. The North Country Telemedicine Conference is supported by: AMD Global, DynTek Services, Inc., Elevate Health, HCR Home Care, Health Recovery Solutions, InTouch Health, Iron Bow Health Care Solutions, Medtronic, New Choices Recovery, SMP Corporation, Transnational Business Solutions, LLC, United Concierge Medicine, the University of Vermont Health Network, and Westelcom.
Topics of Discussion
- Keynote: “Diversified Partnerships in Telehealth” — Click here for slides
Dr. Irina Gelman, Fulton County Public Health Director
- Plenary Session: “Telehealth in the Home Setting – Lessons Learned” — Click here for slides
Elizabeth Zicari, President of HCR Home Care
- Panel Discussion: NYS Telehealth Regulation & Reimbursement Update
Rae Ann Augliera, Joan Sicard & Ronald Bass — NYS Department of Health
Keith McCarthy — NYS Office of Mental Health
Sarah Osborne & Deborah Egel — NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services
- Breakout Session Topics Include:
Tele-Collaboration: Working Together to Reduce Avoidable Hospitalizations
Virtual Care: The New Front Door of Healthcare
Telemental Health: Overcoming Challenges in the Rural Landscape
Teledermatology and Clinical Image Security — Click here for slides
The North Country Telehealth Partnership strives to make this conference fun and informational, providing guests with updates on current trends in telehealth that are applicable to the rural populations we all serve. Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Irina Gelman, Director of Fulton County Public Health. An interactive afternoon panel discussion, including presentations and Q&As, will feature representatives from the New York State Department of Health, Office of Mental Health, and Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. The day will conclude with a plenary session led by Elizabeth Zicari, President of HCR Home Care.