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Providing rural communities with information on telehealth/telemedicine.



Spotlights

Universal Service for Rural Health Care Providers

Federal Communications Commission.

"The Universal Service fund makes advanced telecommunications affordable for rural healthcare providers."


Health Resources and Services Administration Telehealth Information

DHHS. Health Resources and Services Administration.


Broadband Internet's Value for Rural America

USDA. Economic Research Service.

New Report Out From USDA. Economic Research Report No. (ERR-78) 70 pp, August 2009


American Telemedicine Association

American Telemedicine Association.

..."resource and advocate promoting access to medical care for consumers and health professionals via telecommunications technology."


Center for Distance Health

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Center for Distance Health.

..."innovative Center within the College of Medicine that will allow the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to respond to the demands for dynamic, contemporary health care."


National Telecommunications and Information Administration

United States Department of Commerce.

An agency in the U.S. Department of Commerce that administers infrastructure and public telecommunications facilities grants.


Distance Learning and Telemedicine Program

USDA. Rural Development. Rural Utilities Service.

..."is specifically designed to meet the educational and health care needs of rural America through the use of advanced telecommunications technologies."