• 2016 USAPI Telehealth Workshop
  • Bill Signing: Act 226 (16) Relating to Telehealth
  • PBTRC July 2016 Newsletter
  • CAMHD – Utilizing Telehealth to Improve Behavioral Health Care
  • 2016 USAPI Telehealth Workshop

  • Bill Signing: Act 226 (16) Relating to Telehealth

  • PBTRC July 2016 Newsletter

  • CAMHD – Utilizing Telehealth to Improve Behavioral Health Care

Pacific Telehealth News


  • Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2395 (Relating to Telehealth) – July 7, 2016

    Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2395 (Relating to Telehealth) – July 7, 2016

    On July 7, 2016, Governor David Ige of the State of Hawaii signed into law Senate Bill 2395: Relating to Telehealth as Act 226 (16). This Act: Requires the State’s Medicaid…

  • Pohnpei Telemedicine Room Launch

    On December 15, 2016, the Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center (PBTRC) participated in a video teleconference ceremony to launch the opening of the Pohnpei Telemedicine Room in the Pohnpei Hospital. The…

  • ECHO Act Signed into Law

    ECHO Act Signed into Law

    Introduced by Hawaii’s own Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) as well as Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), the Expanding Capacity for Health Outcomes (ECHO) Act was signed into law by President Obama…

  • ASTHO Telehealth Resource Guide

    In December 2016, the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) released a Telehealth Resource Guide that explains the practice of telemedicine and gives an overview of telehealth programs for seven…

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MedCity NewsUPMC offers emergency telehealth services statewideHealthcare DiveThe University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health Plan Monday launched AnywhereCare, a mobile app that provides 24/7 access to emergency telehealth services to patients across Pennsylvania, MobiHealthNews reports. First offered in November to ...UPMC Launches Telehealth App for Pennsylvania Patients With ...HIT ConsultantUPMC Health Plan telemedicine platform gives patients 24/7 access ...MedCity Newsall 5 news articles [...]
Tue, Mar 28, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
KSL.com5 symptoms where telehealth can helpKSL.comMany people with sore throat symptoms are concerned about the possibility of strep throat. Yet most sore throats are from a virus and also don't need antibiotics. Telehealth providers can refer to an in-person visit to help determine the steps for ...and more [...]
Tue, Mar 28, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
KSL.com5 symptoms where telehealth can helpKSL.comMany people with sore throat symptoms are concerned about the possibility of strep throat. Yet most sore throats are from a virus and also don't need antibiotics. Telehealth providers can refer to an in-person visit to help determine the steps for ...and more [...]
Tue, Mar 28, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News