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  • New Funding Opportunities

    New Funding Opportunities

    We all are always looking for funding opportunities.  To help sort through the various resources Sean Okamoto and Kanani Kashiwagi from PBTRC will keep an updated page on available grant…

  • Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center Meeting

    Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center Meeting

    The Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center hosted the Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 4-5, 2014.  All fourteen HRSA funded telehealth resource centers were represented…

  • 2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit – November 19, 2013

    2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit – November 19, 2013

    The Hawaii Healthcare Project, a public-private partnership between the Office of the Governor and Hawaii healthcare industry stakeholders, organized the 2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.  A…

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Continence advice by telehealth for young peopleNursing TimesTo engage with these service users, we set up a nurse-led telehealth facility that enabled young people with spina bifida to access specialist continence service from home. This article describes efforts to embed this innovation into practice and offer ... [...]
Fri, Apr 18, 2014
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
A report from the California HealthCare Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation highlights the need to tie online health pricing information with meaningful quality data. Meanwhile, a separate report from a Healthcare Financial Management Association task force calls on insurers, providers and employers to boost health price transparency. Modern Healthcare et al. [...]
Thu, Apr 17, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat
A report released by an independent task force concludes that meaningful use stages 1 and 2 "fall short of achieving meaningful use in any practical sense" because of the lack of interoperability among electronic health records. The report urges CMS to create a "truly interoperable health data infrastructure" through Stage 3 objectives. Health Data Management et al. [...]
Thu, Apr 17, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat