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  • Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2469 (Relating to Telehealth) – June 30, 2014

    Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2469 (Relating to Telehealth) – June 30, 2014

    On June 30, 2014, Governor Neil Abercrombie of the State of Hawaii signed into law Senate Bill 2469: Relating to Telehealth. This bill requires equivalent reimbursement for services, including behavioral…

  • Legislation Update

    Legislation Update

    The Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP), continuously tracks all the telehealth and telemedicine legislation across the country. In 2012, CCHP became the federally designated National Telehealth Policy Resource Center, tasked…

  • Collaborative Care Models: Eric Dishman – April 11, 2014

    Collaborative Care Models: Eric Dishman – April 11, 2014

    Eric Dishman, an Intel Fellow and General Manager of the Health & Life Sciences Group in the Intel Data Center Group, gave a presentation at the Queen’s Conference Center on…

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Tue, Jul 29, 2014
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
A new study by the National Institute for Health Care Reform examined how hospitals recorded patients' medication lists at their time of admission, during their stay and at discharge. The researchers say that improving electronic health record design to support medication reconciliation could help reduce discrepancies. Healthcare IT News, NIHCR research brief. [...]
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat
A New York pilot program finds that text messages can effectively motivate Medicaid beneficiaries to take certain medical actions. According to researchers, sending text messages was 15 to 100 times more effective at getting beneficiaries to take action than other communication methods, such as emails, phone calls and postcards. MobiHealthNews. [...]
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat