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HRSA Telehealth Learning Series: Telehealth for HIV Care: A Follow-Up Discussion

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) invites you to a free webinar on Telehealth for HIV Care: A Follow-Up Discussion.

Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT / 1pm – 2pm CT

Learning Objectives:
– Understand how telehealth is transforming access to quality care and treatment for people with HIV during the coronavirus pandemic.
– Gain a deeper understanding of the telehealth technical resources available to care for HIV
– Identify opportunities to leverage existing resources and infrastructure development to support the extension of telehealth services

Featured Speakers:
Christopher Bersani, PsyD. ABPP, Captain USPHS, HRSA ORO Deputy Regional Administrator, Region 1 Boston Massachusetts
James B. Brock, MD, MSCI, FACP, Associate Professor, School of Medicine, Medical Director, MS AIDS Education and Training Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson Mississippi
Marwan Haddad, MD, MPH Medical Director of the Center for Key Populations, Community Health Center Inc., Middletown, Connecticut

Registration is available here.

This webinar is part of HRSA’s Telehealth Learning Webinar Series. The series’ goal is to highlight successful projects/best practices as well as resources to promote and further the use of telehealth technologies for health care delivery, education, and health information services.

To view the previous session on Telehealth and HIV Care, click on the link below.

‐ Expanding HIV Prevention Efforts and Treatment through Telehealth: Speakers from Iowa Department of Public Health/NuCara Pharmacy and Medical Advocacy and Outreach discussed issues rural Americans face in accessing HIV care and the opportunities that telemedicine provides to extend services in a way that addresses barriers to care that are unique to this population. They also spoke about opportunities to leverage existing infrastructures to support the extension of services and how to assess the costs and benefits of utilizing telehealth in place of traditional service delivery models.

Accreditation and Designation Statements and Disclosure Report Telehealth for HIV Care: A Follow Up Discussion
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and Health Resources and Services Administration.

PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the Internet Live format for this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information, contact Veronica Roa at [email protected]

For more resources and tools about telehealth, visit: https://www.hrsa.gov/rural-health/telehealth/index.html and telehealth.hhs.gov.

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Date:
September 29
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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