AMDA's 2019 Annual Conference

TH6 - Implementation of Telemedicine in Nursing Homes: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

Mar 7, 2019 8:00am ‐ Mar 7, 2019 11:30am


Description

This half-day session will provide information and guiding resources to assist nursing facility clinicians to implement and utilize telemedicine by providing a number of tools and processes. The session will include multiple stakeholder perspectives (i.e., physician, advance practice provider, nursing, nursing home administrator, legal, industry, and non-profit) and use facilitated interactive roundtable discussions to enhance learning. You will actively use a collection of tools and resources compiled as part of a Telehealth Program Manual for Nursing Facilities sponsored by West Health, which will be announced and distributed as part of this conference.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Calculate nursing home telemedicine financial and reimbursement models to articulate value propositions from multiple stakeholder perspectives.
  • Perform nursing home telemedicine needs and organizational readiness assessments to assist with implementation.
  • Recommend nursing home telemedicine sustainability and performance monitoring metrics.
  • Explain the various legal and regulatory considerations for nursing home telemedicine.

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