• 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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PBTRC | Telehealth News Feed

LG CNS Healthcare Solutions Announces New BYOD Capabilities in Telehealth SolutionTelecom Reseller (press release)ORLANDO, FLORIDA – APRIL 24, 2017 – LG CNS Healthcare Solutions debuted the next generation of telehealth technology yesterday, featuring Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) capabilities at Telehealth 2.0, the American Telemedicine Association's ...and more [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
Telehealth providers grapple with sexual harassmentBecker's Hospital ReviewAs telehealth apps gain mainstream recognition, providers have seen an influx of male patients exposing their genitalia to physicians. Bob Kocher, an investor in Doctor on Demand, told CNBC: "There was a period where it was happening to some of our ... [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
Free to students and teachers K-12, the program hopes to improve teaching methods for computer science curricula. [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: Healthcare IT News