May 13, 2020 

Virtual Forum: Using Telehealth in Long-Term Healthcare Facilities During the Fight Against Covid-19 & Its Aftermath

HPS partners, Ann Ford, Laura Ginett, and April Walkup will join a group of other distinguished presenters in long-term care delivery, organization, education, advocacy and legal defense.
  • The keynote speaker is Mark Parkinson, President and Chief Executive Officer, the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.
  • The Forum will include an interview with Thomas Lally, MD the Founder and CEO, Bloom Health.
  • See below here for a complete list of presenters and the agenda.
This is a free educational event for which CLE credit is available (CNE application is pending).

Topics/Learning Objectives:
  • Legal update: A summary of the laws and regulations impacting telehealth in long term care during the pandemic and beyond, including issues of compliance, regulation and reimbursement;
  • Implementation and Use Considerations: Perspectives from providers, vendors and others on implementing telehealth in the long term care setting during the pandemic and beyond;
  • The future of telehealth in long term care: How we can use telehealth as an adjunct to safe care of our residents and patients?
This forum was developed with a Partnership for a Connected Illinois and will be facilitated by the Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center.