Telehealth holds the promise of reducing health care costs and improving health outcomes. However, inadequate broadband in both rural and urban areas prevents telehealth services from reaching those who most need them.
Comments in this article from Eric Brown, President of California Telehealth Network.
Join the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) on November 28, 2018 at 12 pm PT for an examination of recent telehealth policy changes. CCHP Executive Director, Mei Kwong, and Policy Associate, Christine Calouro will be joined by Jonathan Neufeld, PhD of gpTRAC to talk about:
OCHIN’s own Robin Howard has lost her home and all of her belongings in the fires that have raged across California. Robin lived in Paradise, CA. You may have heard; this town was obliterated by fires last week. The town is essentially gone. Robin’s son’s home was lost, and aerial pictures show that her daughter’s home was likely lost as well. Robin was fortunate to live close to her mother and father, but this means that her parents lost their house as well. There are literally no words to how devasting these losses must be for this family and others in Paradise.