Resource Directory

CTeL prides itself on being the “go-to” organization on issues related to legal and regulatory telehealth matters.  Through this Resource Directory, CTeL  is providing other sources of information from experts in telehealth and e-health-related matters.

Telehealth Resource Centers

California Telemedicine & e-Health Center
877-590-8144
www.cteconline.org

Great Plains Telehealth Resource & Assistance Center
888-239-7092
www.gptrac.org 

GPTRAC Past Patient Awareness Initiative at Minnesota’s State Fair

Heartland Telehealth Resource Center
877-643-4872
www.heartlandtrc.org

Northwest Regional Telehealth
866-488-0475
www.nrtrc.org

Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center
808-692-1090
www.pbtrc.org

South Central Telehealth Resource Center
855-664-3450
http://learntelehealth.org

Jennifer’s Story
A Telemedicine Tale

 

Southwest Telehealth Resource Center
520-626-4498
www.southwesttrc.org

Telehealth Resources

Associations, Foundations and Initiatives

American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
www.ahima.org

American Hospital Association (AHA)
www.aha.org

American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
www.amia.org

American Nursing Informatics Association
www.ania.org

American Telemedicine Association (ATA)
www.americantelemed.org/

Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems
www.amdis.org

California HealthCare Foundation
www.chcf.org

College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)
www.cio-chime.org

eHealth Initiative
www.ehealthinitiative.org

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
www.himss.org

Home Care Technology Association of America (HCTAA)
www.hctaa.org

Institute of Medicine (IOM)
www.iom.edu

Markle Foundation
www.markle.org

Connecting for Health
www.connectingforhealth.org

National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO)
www.nahdo.org

National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC)
www.nahc.org

Regenstreif Institute
www.regenstrief.org

Federal Government, Agencies and Initiatives

Rural Assistance Center (RAC)
www.raconline.org/

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
www.ahrq.gov/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
www.cdc.gov/

National Center for Health Statistics
www.cdc.gov/nchs/about.htm

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) formerly HCFA
www.cms.hhs.gov/

Department of Commerce
www.commerce.gov

National Institutes of Standards and Technology
www.nist.gov

Department of Health and Human Services
www.hhs.gov

Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
www.hhs.gov/healthit

National Health Information Infrastructure (NHII)
aspe.hhs.gov/sp/NHII/

Federal Communications Commission
www.fcc.gov

Universal Service Administrative Company
www.rhc.universalservice.org/

Federal Register
www.gpoaccess.gov/nara/index.html

First Gov
www.firstgov.gov/

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
www.fda.gov/

Healthfinder
www.healthfinder.gov/

Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA)
www.hrsa.gov

Bureau of Primary Health Professions, Electronic Health Records
bphc.hrsa.gov/chc/

Office of Advancement of Telehealth, HRSA
www.hrsa.gov/telehealth/

House of Representatives, U.S.
www.house.gov

Indian Health Service
www.ihs.gov

IHS Electronic Medical Record
www.ihs.gov/CIO/EHR/

Library of Congress, Thomas Legislative Database
thomas.loc.gov

National Archives
www.archives.gov/

National Library of Medicine
www.nlm.nih.gov/

Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
www.oig.hhs.gov/

Senate, U.S.
www.senate.gov

Social Security Administration
www.ssa.gov/

Veterans Affairs
www.va.gov/

White House
www.whitehouse.gov/

Accrediting, Licensure, and Certifying Bodies

Community Health Accreditation Program
www.chapinc.org/

Joint Commission
www.jointcommission.org

National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
www.ncqa.org

Federation of State Medical Boards
www.fsmb.org/

National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
www.nabp.net/

National Board of Medical Examiners
www.nbme.org/

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, Inc.
www.nbome.org/

National Council of State Boards of Nursing
www.ncsbn.org/

Nurse Licensure Compact
www.ncsbn.org/nlc/

URAC
www.urac.org