February 2020
THE CONNECT
Annual Telehealth Summit
Palmetto Care Connections invites you to attend the 8th Annual Telehealth Summit of South Carolina on March 31-April 2 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center!
Registration ends on March 17.

  • Telehealth Reimbursement & Compliance Bootcamp
  • TelePresenter Certification
  • School-Based Health
  • Telemental Health


PCC Announces Keynote Speakers
Judd Hollander, MD, Senior Vice President for Healthcare Delivery Innovation
Thomas Jefferson University
"Dr. Judd Hollander is Associate Dean for Strategic Health Initiatives at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and Professor and Vice Chair of Finance and Healthcare Enterprises in the Department of Emergency Medicine. He is responsible for identifying, developing, implementing and measuring the success of innovative health care delivery." 

Mei Kwong, JD, Executive Director
Center for Connected Health Policy
"Mei Wa Kwong joined CCHP in March 2010 as a Policy Associate and was named Executive Director in January 2018. Ms. Kwong leads the organization’s work on , public policy issues as they impact telehealth on the state and federal level. She is also the project director for the National Telehealth Policy Resource Center."

Nick Patel, MD
Prisma Health
"Practicing internist for the past sixteen years at Prisma Health’s midlands affiliate, Palmetto Health. It’s the largest, most comprehensive, locally owned, non-profit hospital system in South Carolina. Currently serves as the Chief Digital Officer at Prisma Health and Vice Chair for Innovation at USC Department of Medicine."

-Submitted by Dr. Patel
Sponsor Spotlight: Diamond Sponsors
Educational Opportunities
Webinar Wednesday
February 26, 2pm-3pm

Presenters:
Kellie Garber, MSN, APRN, PPCNP-BC ,
Lead Advanced Practice Provider and Clinical Integration Specialist, MUSC Center for Telehealth

Katie C. Hale, MA, CHES, School-Based Telehealth Program Coordinator, MUSC Center for Telehealth
Telehealth Modules
Would you like to learn more about telehealth? Visit www.scahec.net/schools for more info!
Telehealth Billing Guide
The Center for Connected Health Policy released a telehealth billing guide!
Upcoming Events
Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center Annual Summit
Disruptive Technologies and Innovations Shaping the Future of Healthcare

April 5-7, 2020
Embassy Suites Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa
In the News
School Telehealth Leads to Early Detection of Abnormal Cyst
Video Credit: SCETV