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Foundations of Telehealth

Program Date & Time:
May 30, 2019 | Self-paced
Modality:
  • Online module
Registration Fee:
Free
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
2.00
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Description
Participants will receive a brief overview of Telehealth in South Carolina, including history, terminology, and future directions. This course includes a post-test and evaluation.
Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss how the history of telehealth has contributed to the current application of this technology in healthcare.
  • Describe the modalities of telehealth and clinical applications.
  • Determine how telehealth can improve patient access, increase cost efficiency, and improve quality of care and communication among providers.
  • Identify ways interprofessional teams can collaborate across technology and distance by utilizing telehealth.
Disclosures
No disclosure available
Credits Available
  • Residents (MD/DO, DMD, PharmD)
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 2 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • Health Professions Students, AHEC Scholars (Out of State)
    Area Health Education Consortium Student
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 2 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • Educators/Community Members
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 2 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • All other participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 0.2 CEU by SC AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
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