We are pleased to announce the recent implementation of a PSN rheumatology telehealth clinic. The client is a small, rural Kansas hospital.
Rural individuals face many health disparities compared to urban individuals. Poverty and poor access to healthcare contribute greatly to these disparities. Overall, rural communities are in poorer health than others.
The trend toward telehealth will be driven by employers, private insurers and the Affordable Care Act, which makes doctors and hospitals more accountable by moving medical care providers away from fee-for-service medicine,
As things rapidly develop on both what we know about COVID-19, policies around telehealth have also been developing alongside of it.
Challenges Facing Rural Communities and the Roadmap to Ensure Local Access to High-quality, Affordable Care
ATA18 will be held April 29–May 1, 2018 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Together, we will design the future of modern healthcare.
Gordan Alloway, healthcare delivery expert, has recently joined PSN as a telehealth and telemedicine adviser.
The Virtual Consultation: Communication Between Rheumatology and Primary Care
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The Regional Opiates and Heroin Steering Committee and the Kansas City Quality Improvement Consortium invite you to the 2016 KC Safe Opioid Prescribing Workshop.