Meet the Team


Our team is dedicated to expanding and improving health care through the use of telehealth and telemedicine technology. We have the skills and expertise necessary to guide providers and patients through the telemedicine process, and we pride ourselves on the commitment we have to serving our partners and our communities.


Robert Hunt | Telemedicine Network Program Coordinator

Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization

our teamRobert (Bob) Hunt assumed the role of FDRHPO Telemedicine Network Program Coordinator in Summer 2017. Bob has extensive experience with telemedicine, fiber networks, USDA/FCC broadband funding and many other areas related to telemedicine.

Bob is currently FDRHPO’s Fiber Network Manager and was instrumental in the North Country Telemedicine Project (NCTP), which built our regional fiber optic telehealth network. The initial deployment connected 28 healthcare sites. In 2014, the NCTP increased member locations by 42. Bob now manages the ACTION network that spans the northeastern portion of NY and together the two networks encompass almost all of Upstate and Northern NY.

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Katy Cook |  Telemedicine Project Coordinator

Adirondack Health Institute, Certified Telehealth Coordinator

teamKaty comes to the North Country Telehealth Partnership with almost 5 years of health care experience in both the profit and nonprofit sector. She has worked with many of North Country Telehealth Partners through the 340B federal drug purchasing program and has effectively built and maintained professional relationships with many of these organizations. Katy is a native of the North Country and is looking forward to helping grow the partnership exponentially to improve patient access to care.

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