Course Schedule

Course Schedule

 

Day/Module Topic Assignments
1
  • Getting started with Telehealth
  • Telehealth Technologies
  • Overview of Certification Program
Consider how the various technologies could be used in a practice you would be interested in being involved in.
2
  • Telehealth Delivery Models
  • Telehealth Enhanced Interprofessional Collaboration/Behavioral Health Integration
  • Telehealth Models by Profession
Consider the telehealth model that could be used in a practice you wuld be interested in being involved in.
3
  • Legal/Regulatory Considerations
  • Billing/Coding/Reimbursement
  • Ryan Haight Act
  • Business Associates Agreement (BAA)
Consider the billing and regulatory issues you might want to address for the practice you would be interested in.
4
  • Telehealth Data Metrics/ Measurements
Identify data Metrics and how you would collect the data for a progam you would be interested in.
5
  • Activity #1
  • Post, under the discussion tab, a description of the program you would be interesed in implementing
Consider the equipment choice, telehealth model, billing, and legal/regulatory issues, and evaluation metrics.
6 Setting up a Telehealth Program

  • Protocols
  • Consent
  • Obtaining Patient buy-in
  • Handling Emergencies
  • Delivering the telehealth
Reflect on the practice/field of healthcare relevant to your profession. Consider the protocols that should be in place in order to integrate telehealth. How should consent be obtained? What other issues should you address in order to implement telehealth?
7
  • Conducting a synchronous visit (videoconferencing)
  • Telehealth Etiquette
  • Complete review of etiquette video and assessment tool.
  • Review Activity #2 (Course Content Module 10)
  • Set up a time with your group (See groups tab) to conduct the Activity between Thursday night and Sunday night
8
  • Conducting a physical exam during a videoconferencing session w/o peripherals
Review Activity #2 (Course Content Module 10)
9
  • Ending a telehealth visit, follow-up, eVisits, text messaging
  • Providing Patient Education
Continue preparing for Activity # 2 Review the case you will portray
10
  • Activity #2 Due
  • Conducting a Telehealth Visit
Activity # 2: Conducting a Telehealth Visit

  • Meet with your group at your scheduled time. Upload your evaluation sheets under the assignment tab.
  • Complete the post survey
  • Complete the certification survey
  • Your certification will be emailed to you two weeks after the program