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Serving Alberta RHAs Through Telehealth Presented to Provincial Telehealth Coordinators February 24, 2003
<ul><li>Clinical Applications provided through Capital Health specialists: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dermatology  </li></u...
<ul><li>Clinical Applications - cont’d: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pneumonia Pathway - (RHAs 7,11,12,16) </li></ul></ul></u...
Virtual Lung Clinic <ul><li>Jointly with Capital Health, Alberta Cancer Board, Mistahia. </li></ul><ul><li>3 way physician...
Aboriginal Health Applications <ul><li>The Aboriginal Diabetes Wellness Program which combines western and native medicine...
<ul><li>Cardiac Surgical Case Conferences - Capital Health hosts weekly with Calgary, Winnipeg and Saskatoon. </li></ul><u...
Growth in Clinical Applications
<ul><li>Clinical Applications in development with other regions: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Burns </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Education Applications ( Clinical Rounds  Jointly with the Faculty of Medicine): </li></ul><ul><li>Now 20 availabl...
Public Health Works <ul><li>Consortium of RHAs 6-17, FNIHB, ACB, AB H&W. </li></ul><ul><li>To pool resource expertise and ...
<ul><li>Administrative Meetings: </li></ul><ul><li>Patient Care Representatives - Capital Health hosts for RHS’s 6-17, AMH...
Serving Alberta RHAs  through Telehealth <ul><li>New Networks that will use videoconference </li></ul><ul><li>technology: ...
Capital Health’s  focus is on developing  clinical applications to improve access to  specialists for remote patients. Ser...
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Serving Alberta RHAs Through Telehealth

  1. 1. Serving Alberta RHAs Through Telehealth Presented to Provincial Telehealth Coordinators February 24, 2003
  2. 2. <ul><li>Clinical Applications provided through Capital Health specialists: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dermatology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Diagnostic Imaging (ultrasound) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Discharge Planning </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Geriatrics (CHA leading provincial process) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ophthalmology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Patient Visitations </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>C.O.M.P.R.U. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stroke Pathway (7, 8,12,13) </li></ul></ul></ul>Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth
  3. 3. <ul><li>Clinical Applications - cont’d: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pneumonia Pathway - (RHAs 7,11,12,16) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Rehabilitation (CHA leading provincial process) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Renal </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Rheumatology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Wound Management (Plastic Surgery) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Virtual Lung Clinic (ACB, RHA13) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Aboriginal Health </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Child Health </li></ul></ul></ul>Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth
  4. 4. Virtual Lung Clinic <ul><li>Jointly with Capital Health, Alberta Cancer Board, Mistahia. </li></ul><ul><li>3 way physician consultation - MD in Grande Prairie, Oncologist at CCI, Thoracic surgeon in Capital Health. </li></ul><ul><li>Patient travel is minimized. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Aboriginal Health Applications <ul><li>The Aboriginal Diabetes Wellness Program which combines western and native medicine has telehealth equipment at the RAH site. </li></ul><ul><li>Links to 19 FNIHB sites in the province. </li></ul><ul><li>Jointly with North Peace Tribal Council and RHA 17 we have initiated televisitation for families. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Cardiac Surgical Case Conferences - Capital Health hosts weekly with Calgary, Winnipeg and Saskatoon. </li></ul><ul><li>Bone Marrow Transplant Case Conferences - monthly with Calgary. </li></ul><ul><li>Pediatric ICU/Emergency Consultations - as needed across Central and Northern Alberta. </li></ul>Child Health Applications
  7. 7. Growth in Clinical Applications
  8. 8. <ul><li>Clinical Applications in development with other regions: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Burns </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cardiology (MSDIF funding) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Diabetes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Homecare </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Neurosurgery </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stroke (HIF funding) </li></ul></ul></ul>Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth
  9. 9. <ul><li>Education Applications ( Clinical Rounds Jointly with the Faculty of Medicine): </li></ul><ul><li>Now 20 available including: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cardiology (3 subspecialties), Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Emergency, Feeding & Swallowing, Geriatrics, Grand Medicine, Hand Interest, ICU, Infectious Diseases, Info-Share, NICU, Nursing Best Practice, Pediatrics, Primary Care, Public Health Works, Radiology, Social Work, Stroke </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wound Management Conference and others. </li></ul>Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth
  10. 10. Public Health Works <ul><li>Consortium of RHAs 6-17, FNIHB, ACB, AB H&W. </li></ul><ul><li>To pool resource expertise and leadership in order to leverage public health resources to greatest effect. </li></ul><ul><li>Rounds are monthly and RHAs have to subscribe ($). </li></ul><ul><li>62 sites in Alberta joined in for the February 18 session. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Administrative Meetings: </li></ul><ul><li>Patient Care Representatives - Capital Health hosts for RHS’s 6-17, AMHB, ACB, FNIHB. </li></ul><ul><li>Midwifery - Capital Health hosts for RHA’s 7-17 </li></ul><ul><li>Health LINK - Capital Health rollout to RHA’s 6-17. </li></ul><ul><li>Alberta Heart Institute representation - Mistahia and Northern Lights. </li></ul><ul><li>Critical Care Line (use of Grande Prairie & Ft. McMurray ICU beds). </li></ul>Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth
  12. 12. Serving Alberta RHAs through Telehealth <ul><li>New Networks that will use videoconference </li></ul><ul><li>technology: </li></ul><ul><li>Central and Northern Child Health Network (RHAs 6-17). </li></ul><ul><li>Central and Northern Mental Health Network (RHAs 6-17). </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic Health Records Advisory Council (RHAs 6-17). </li></ul>
  13. 13. Capital Health’s focus is on developing clinical applications to improve access to specialists for remote patients. Serving Regional Health Authorities

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