Previous Programs

   

Telehealth Equity Forum 2—How Broadband Can Promote Equity

It is critical to take specific acions to eliminate barriers associated with the equitable deployment and utlization of telehealth services. Affordable connection to the Internet is a link for vulnerable communities to access through telehealth care they need.

 

Flier   Video of the Forum

 

Telehealth Equity: projects that use telehealth to remedy inequities.

PCI presented a the first in a series series of virtual Forums on Telhealth Equity. It was held on June 29th.

 

   Flyer  Video of Forum  


Envisioning the Future of Telehealth: Policies to Ensure a Continuum of Care for MH and SUD Patients

A Virtual 2020 Telehealth Law & Policy Forum was held on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

 

AGENDA   VIDEO OF FORUM   HANDOUT


2020 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN TELEHEALTH LEADERSHIP 

The Partnership for a Connected Illinois (PCI), sponsored the 2020 Awards for Excellence in Telehealth Leadership on December 11th. Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker, Norwegian Hospital and Jersey Community Hospital were award recipients. A full video of the event is available below.

 

Video of 2020 Awards    Awards Program Booklet  

 

 Past Awardees

 

A Virtual Forum on Telehealth & Oncology During the Fight Against COVID-19 & Its Aftermath

Social distancing, lockdowns, and closure of schools and childcare services were instituted to help prevent transmission of COVID-19. But cancer does not wait for the pandemic to be resolved. This Forum, held on July 2, 2020, explored the ways telehealth can provide the vital and essential care demanded within the field of oncology.

Audio Recording of Event

 

 

 

Telehealth opportunities & challenges for physician practices during COVID-19

On June 2, 2020, Partnership for a Connected Illinois sponsored a webinar addressing physician perspectives on expanded telehealth opportunities and related challenges during the COVID-19 emergency and beyond. A sound recording of the webinar is available here.

 

 

 

 

 

On May 19, 2020, PCI sponsored a free Virtual Telehealth Law & Policy Forum on Using Telehealth in Long-term Healthcare Facilities During the COVID-19 Pandemic.


Agenda  

 

 

 

On May 4, 2020, PCI sponsored a free virtual Telehealth Law & Policy Forum on Behavioral Telehealth & the Fight Against COVID-19 & Its Aftermath

 

Agenda

Slide Show

 

 

 

 

 

On April 1, 2020, PCI sponsored a free virtual Telehealth Law & Policy Forum on Telehealth Opportunities and Challenges During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency


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 PCI has sponsored Law Forums since 2016. Here are some of the agendas from past forums.

 

September 5, 2019

September 20, 2018

September 12, 2017

May 16, 2017

September 13, 2016

June 7, 2016

April 6, 2016

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