Webinar: Integrating Telehealth Into Your Practice in a Pandemic & Beyond – Thurs., April 9

The North Carolina Medical Society Foundation is pleased to offer this free webinar on telehealth integration featuring Steve North, MD, MPH, FAAFP,  State Medical Director for Eleanor Health

Thursday, April 9, 2020 |  1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Register here:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2028822560038297869

This webinar is free but you must be registered to attend. Space is limited so register early!

 After you register, you will receive an emailed confirmation with webinar and phone-in instructions.

About Steve North, MD, MPH, FAAFP:

Dr. North is the State Medical Director for Eleanor Health and a practicing Family Physician and Adolescent Medicine specialist at a rural health center in Mitchell County, NC.

In 2011, he founded the Health-e-Schools school-based telemedicine program that currently provides access to acute care, primary care, adolescent medicine, and comprehensive asthma services to over 35,000 students at 80 schools in six school districts across North Carolina. In 2014 the Health-e-Schools program was awarded the American Telemedicine Association’s President’s Award for Health, Quality and Innovation.

He served as the Medical Director for Mission Virtual Care from 2014-2019 working with a team to integrate inpatient, outpatient, virtual visits, and remote home monitoring into Mission Health, North Carolina’s sixth largest health system that serves the state’s 18 western most counties.

Dr. North is the Rural Telehealth Research Fellow at the University of North Carolina’s Sheps Center for Health Services Research, a member of the HRSA Rural Telehealth Research Center, leads the SPROUT school-based research interest group, and was a member of the National Quality Forum’s Telehealth Committee. He currently serves on the boards of the Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center and the Foundation for Health Leadership and Innovation and, is a co-author of the American Telemedicine Association’s Operating Procedures for Pediatric Telehealth and the Practice Guidelines for Telemental Health with Children and Adolescents.

 
 

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