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Telemedicine Resources

The field of telemedicine is ever growing and changing. We've compiled some resources below to help you learn more about the field and SBR Health’s role in this exciting industry.

 

State Telehealth Laws and Reimbursement Policies
A Comprehensive Scan of the 50 States and the District of Columbia

 

Articles and Publications
Check out the links below to learn more about how your colleagues are using telemedicine to advance their practices.


Organizations
American Telemedicine Association
The American Telemedicine Association aims to improve the healthcare system through the use of advanced, remote medical technologies. It is the leading international resource and advocate for telemedicine.

LearnTelehealth.org
Created for people who are interested in learning more about telehealth, the site provides learning activities and forums to exchange ideas.

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (The Innovation Center) strives to improve the healthcare system for all Americans by delivering better healthcare and reducing costs.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is the primary federal agency in charge of improving the quality, efficiency, safety and effectiveness of healthcare in America.

Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technology
CIMT is a non-profit group of Boston’s premiere teaching hospitals and universities. Comprised of experts in translational research, science, medicine and engineering, the group aims to improve patient care through collaboration.

Office for the Advancement of Telehealth
Promotes the use of telehealth technologies for health care delivery, education, and health information services. Part of the Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA's mission is to assure quality health care for underserved, vulnerable, and special needs populations.

Kaiser Health News
Nonprofit news organization committed to providing high-quality coverage of health policy issues and developments at the federal and state levels. KHN also covers trends in the delivery of health care and in the marketplace. 

Institute for Healthcare Improvement
IHI provides healthcare professionals with a variety of teaching tools and resources to help them achieve better clinical outcomes.

New England Healthcare Institute
NEHI is a health policy research organization dedicated to fostering innovation in healthcare.

Partners Center for Connected Health
Develops new strategies to move health care from the hospital and doctor's office into the day-to-day lives of patients. Leveraging information technology, the Center helps providers and patients manage chronic conditions, maintain health and wellness, and improve adherence, engagement and clinical outcomes. 

California Telemedicine and eHealth Center
Leading source of expertise and knowledge in the development and operation of telemedicine and telehealth programs. One of six federally designated Telehealth Resource Centers around the country, CTEC understands the larger healthcare delivery system and works with policy makers, corporate and industry leaders, and community based organizations to develop an environment that will support the use of telemedicine and telehealth.

gpTRAC                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Great Plains Telehealth Resource and Assistance Center helps healthcare providers develop and implement telehealth program. Provides support and advice to facilities and organizations as they establish or expand their telehealth programs.

NorthEast Telehealth Resource Center                                                                                                                                                                                            Working towards better healthcare in New England through improved telecommunications. Goals of the project include, but are not limited to developing telehealth infrastructure, access to internet, and improving the transmission of electronic health records in one of the nation's most rural regions.

National Telehealth Technology Assessment Resource Center                                                                                                                                        Based out of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), and builds upon the organization's talents in telehealth as established with the AFHCAN program and products.