Topics: Networking and collaboration

Telehealth Improvement Will Take Federal Movement and Provider Cohesion

Gary Capistrant

Gary Capistrant, MPA, Chief Policy Officer of the American Telemedicine Association, explains potential federal changes, the possibility of a national telehealth network, and collaboration between healthcare providers may be keys to telehealth’s success.

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July 26, 2017

Online Screening Helps Michigan Men Gauge Mental Health

Jeff Elhart (left) and his brother, Wayne.

For the past few decades, suicide rates for working-aged men have been at a steep incline. Healthy Men Michigan is a unique campaign that evaluates the risk of depression and suicide in Michigan men through an anonymous online survey. Male-dominated industries and other organizations are drawn to the campaign’s creative methods that appeal to working-aged men.

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June 28, 2017

Bringing Law and Medicine Together to Help Rural Patients

Attorney Catherine Schultz and Dr. Jeff Martin

Much of a person’s health is determined by social and environmental factors such as housing or access to healthcare. When these factors negatively affect a person’s health, legal intervention combined with medical care may be the best treatment.

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October 19, 2016

An Interview with Darrold Bertsch

Darrold Bertsch

The shared CEO of both a North Dakota Critical Access Hospital and a Federally Qualified Health Center discusses how these two essential safety net providers work together to meet the healthcare needs of their rural region.

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September 2, 2015

New Partnership Encourages Health Care Quality

Partnership for Patients, a public-private partnership, consists of nine focus areas and is designed to help improve the quality, safety, and affordability of health care.

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November 10, 2011

An Interview with Teryl Eisinger

Teryl Eisinger

The director of NOSORH discusses National Rural Health Day and how NOSORH works as a virtual office.

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November 10, 2011