Resources for Telehealth

Last Updated: 6/16/2020

AAPCHO developed this webpage to provide updated and tailored resources for community health centers. Training and technical assistance for implementing telehealth is available for community health centers and community-based organizations. For more information, please contact training@aapcho.org.

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Resources for Telehealth

  • Telehealth.HHS.gov – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) offers tips to patients on how to get healthcare through telehealth and telemedicine, and helps providers get the latest information on policies and resources for providing care through telemedicine.

  • COVID-19 Telehealth Toolkit – The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers developed a toolkit to help community health centers get started on telehealth and how telehealth can be used to respond to COVID-19.
  • Telehealth Strategies Webinar and Resources – Health Choice Network and AllianceChicago hosted a webinar on strategies for dentistry, HIV and PREP programs, behavioral health, chronic disease management, and primary care. Key insights include health IT regulations and reimbursement rates. 
  • National Consortium of Resource Centers – The National Consortium of Resource Centers provides telehealth assistance, education, and information for health centers across the United States and Pacific Islands. 
  • Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center – The University of Hawaii Manoa developed this resource center to provide resources and trainings for providing telehealth in the Pacific.

 

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If you have additional resources that you’d like to share on this webpage, please contact us at training@aapcho.org.