ACRRM TeleHealth News

 

ACRRM TeleHealth community active and growing

Submitted January 20th 2012

Interest in TeleHealth continues to grow with over 300 now registered in ACRRM's ehealth online community and Medicare TeleHealth claims jumping from 447 in the first three months, July to September, to almost 500 per month in October and November.

Rural Medicine Australia Annual Conference

 

 ACRRM TeleHealth at RMA 2011

TeleHealth was a hot topic of discussion and well received at the 2011 RMA conference in Alice Springs.  

Interesting telehealth article in Pulse +IT

The following article (opinion piece) by Chris Ryan in the last edition of Pulse+ IT provides a good overview of telehealth initiatives and advice.

The article opens with the following observation-

Requirement Analysis form now available online

Submitting request to get free Personalised objective TeleHealth advice just got easier!

The Requirement Analysis form is now available online.

Just click on the Get Support tab and submit your request and we assure you someone from the ACRRM TeleHealth support team will get in touch with you to get you TeleHealth enabled.

 

ACRRM met with Specialist Colleges regarding telehealth

ACRRM meets with Specialist Colleges and other stakeholders to collaborate on telehealth support services and strategies to assist clinicians

ACRRM met with members of the ACRRM National TeleHealth Advisory Committee (NATHAC) on the 3rd of October. This was the 2nd meeting of this National Committee.