Category Archives: Rural and Remote Telehealth Conference 2011

Medicare rebates for Telehealth consutlations

Jennifer Campain – Department of Health and Aging. Improving Access to specialist services through Medicare rebates. I have to admit I’m still a bit confused about who and how you get a medicare rebate but these are the notes I … Continue reading

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President Telemedicine Society of India – Proff K Ganapathy

Professor K Ganapathy – President Apollo telemedicine networking Foundation, President Telemedicine Society of India. Every 6th person in the world lives in India. Want to provide Equitable, Sustainable Healthcare for all – thats over 1Billion people…(Personal note – I’ve just … Continue reading

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Healthcare in an NBN World a Hypothetical

Distinguished panelists were brought on stage and facilitated by Michael Gill to look at some hypothetical situations and how the new NBne neabled delivery of medicine might help them. The first scenario was an older couple: Living in their own … Continue reading

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Senator Stephen Conroy – NBN address from CEBIT

Many articles from respected journalists will be available to cover Senator Conroy’s announcement and my notes below are a quick summary of the key points I tried to capture as he was speaking (very quickly I might add!) Here are … Continue reading

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Telehealth and the power of proximity

Jenny May, Chair NRHA (National Rural Health Alliance) How can we get telehealth to ALL Australians? What are the issues with affordability, accessibility and adoptability. It is commonly understood that your postcode determines your health outcomes, we have a focus … Continue reading

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Chris Ryan, Attend Anywhere

Chris Ryan – Attend Anywhere, presented instead of Mukesh Haikerwal – The changing role of Telehealth, Attend Anywhere has been managing telehealth outcomes since 98, evolved open management since 2001. Not one of the bits, more a coordination of the bits … Continue reading

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Virtual Maternity – a big idea

CEO of HISA and e-health champion Dr Louise Schaper kicked off the Big Ideas session for the afternoon, an opportunity to look at some big ideas for the future of telehealth, how can we use these new services to change … Continue reading

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