Tag: telehealth

GovernmentCIO Newscast: Listen: Expanding Mental Telehealth for Veterans

"The isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging for all Americans, no less so for veterans seeking treatment for mental health and PTSD...

Federal Telemedicine News: DHA Discusses Digital Health

"Dr. Simon Pincus, M.D. Chief of the Connected Health Branch at the Defense Health Agency (DHA) https://health.mil delivered his thoughts on how Military Health...

DHA Official: Partnerships, COVID-19 are catalysts for enterprise virtual health

"In the pre-COVID-19 world, nearly all health care was delivered in person within brick-and-mortar facilities. Telehealth, referred to in the Department of Defense as...

MeriTalk: FCC Seeking Guidance on Next $250M of Telehealth Funding

“The Federal Communications Commission on Jan. 6 called for comment on how the agency should proceed with deploying $249.9 million of new funding to...

GovernmentCIO Newscast: Listen: VA Telehealth Innovation in the Age of COVID

"Kevin Patel, winner of the VHA Innovation Ecosystem Challenge America COVID-19 Maker Challenge series, and Allison Amrhein, director of operations for the VHA Innovators...

Army Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center taps #2 to lead...

Carl Manemeit, building on an extensive military health career including perspective gained supporting military medical R&D projects aimed at the Point of Injury Telemedicine...

GovernmentCIO: Telehealth’s Boom in 2020 and Beyond at Veterans Affairs

"The outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S. placed exceptional demands on the Department of Veterans Affairs, requiring multiple areas of emergency readjustment to ensure...

COVID: Confirmation of VA’s Digital Transformation Strategy

In this interview with James Gfrerer, Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology and Chief Information Officer with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA),...

MeriTalk: IHS Seeks Cloud-Based Video Conferencing Solution for IHS Telehealth Program

"The Department of Health and Human Services’ Indian Health Service (IHS) is seeking a cloud-based video conferencing solution for its expanding telehealth program. In a...

COVID May Not Have Ignited the Need for Interoperability, But It...

The COVID pandemic brought many challenges to the Healthcare industry, which forced the leadership across the space to look deeper into opportunities for data...