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

  • 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

    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…

More Telehealth News

PBTRC | Telehealth News Feed

Healthcare IT NewsMayo Clinic says neonatology telehealth saves infants' lives, avoids transfersHealthcare IT News“In fact, in the Mayo Midwest region, less than half of newborns had access to a neonatologist before we had our tele-neonatology program,” said Fang of Mayo's telemedicine program, which uses telehealth technology from InTouch Health. “As of October ... [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
Compass Medical is using a variety of information technologies to enhance care for individuals and populations. [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Healthcare IT News
Inside INdiana BusinessAnother Telehealth Clinic Opens in Rural SchoolInside INdiana BusinessA program harnessing technology to boost access to health care for Hoosier children in rural areas continues to grow throughout the state. A new telehealth clinic will be dedicated Monday at the Oregon-Davis Elementary School in Hamlet, the fifth in a ... [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News