Rena Brewer, RN, MASoutheastern TeleHealth Resource Center
A resource to anyone interested in TeleHealth……..
TRC’s are located across the country….. www.telehealthresourcecenter.org
On August 20, 2010, Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth was awarded a grant from the Office for the Advancement of TeleHealth to become the Southeastern TeleHealth Resource Center.Goal: To offer technical assistance in order to advance TeleHealth in the Southeast: GA, FL, AL, SC.
Who are the TRCs? 1. Federally-designated thru the Department of Human Services’ Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) and OAT/ORHP. (established in 2006) 2. To be designated: Recipients were required to have extensive telehealth program implementation experience 3. Currently, 14 centers around the nation; each with different strengths & expertise.
Who do TRCs serve?Hospitals / ClinicsProvidersEmployersSchoolsNursing HomesExisting TeleHealth ProgramsNew TeleHealth ProgramsAnyone who request assistance…