The proposal would ensure providers give 'timely and actionable information' on 988 outages.
The commission said the database that determined healthcare subsidies had cost 'anomalies.'
'We figured out how to train people to be digital navigators [and] get customers comfortable with telehealth.'
'I think obtaining funding from the Universal Service Fund would go a long way.'
The technology needs to be examined to ensure it doesn't create inequities in healthcare, panel hears.
As of June 7, 20 states have passed legislation to implement the 988 suicide hotline mandate, according to FCC data.
Digital literacy should be a priority to unlock telehealth’s potential, a telehealth event heard.
Without access to a secure broadband connection, the co-author of this Expert Opinion would have died.
Geoffrey Starks said adoption of telehealth services has ballooned during the pandemic.
The program has allowed more providers to open telehealth services and is creating more audio-only sessions.
Experts say continued investment in telehealth is necessary to improve care systems.
The Federal Communication said the awards will help connect patients to critical health services during a new wave of Covid-19.
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Over 400,000 locations across the U.S. will get broadband in this funding wave.
Health providers testified before a Senate subcommittee that Congress should be open to all forms of telehealth.
Craig Settles describes the important role that community institutions have played in promoting connectivity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Governments and health providers have an opportunity to carry the momentum of 2020 for telehealth's future.
As most of the business world scrambled to be productive in a remote existence, established work-from-home companies were left unscathed.
PatientPartner, which helps surgery patients connect with each other, is seeing rapid growth during the pandemic.
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