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Course 2: Telehealth Technology Essentials

Registration End Date: May 31, 2022
Courses can be completed entirely online.

Telehealth Technology Essentials frames the critical issues required to plan, design, and implement a telehealth solution. You will learn strategies for success and sustainability for telehealth implementations including operational integration and alignment and explore lessons learned in several healthcare organizations. This course also covers examples of the software, hardware, and peripheral devices that are inundating the marketplace and examines the value of virtual provider-to-provider networks.

This course includes self-paced content and one 60-minute live, virtual session with telehealth experts.

Course Information

  •  3.25 CME Hours
  • Live Virtual Session: June 1, 2022 | 12-1pm ET
    (Recording will be available)
  • Course Open for Self-Study: May 4, 2022 through June 29, 2022
  • Course 2 Cost: $150, MCPHS Alumni $112.50

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify strategies for getting started with telehealth, including a needs assessment
  • Describe strategies for success and sustainability for telehealth implementation including operational integration and alignment 
  • Explain how to begin to build a virtual provider-to-provider network
  • Summarize a variety of digital equipment, devices, and tools

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Questions about the Telehealth Practice Certificate? Connect with the School of Professional Studies at professionalstudies@mcphs.edu or 339.236.2605.


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Jointly sponsored by the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS). 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Area and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and MCPHS.

The University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This offering meets the requirements for 3.9 contact hours for nurses as specified by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in nursing (244-CMR 5.04). Each nurse should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


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Release Date: November 1, 2021
Expiration Date: November 1, 2023
Contact Hours: 3.25 (0.325 CEUs)
Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0026-0000-21-071-H04-P
ACPE Topic Designator: Knowledge-based

Accreditation

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MCPHS designates this educational activity for a total of 3.25 contact hours (0.325 CEUs).

 

Faculty Spotlight

Kristy Altongy Magee

Program Director Kristy Altongy-Magee, DScPAS, PA-C discusses the increasing presence of telehealth across health fields and the benefits of the Certificate in Telehealth Practice.

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