LIVE WEBCAST October 28, 2020
Respiratory Care Week Special Webcast – Free to All (Members and Non-Members)
In 2020, more than ever, telehealth has been an important element of the delivery of safe and effective healthcare. This presentation will define telehealth in the context of respiratory care, discuss its usage during COVID-19 and the associated health outcomes, and identify how telehealth can be used in respiratory care of the future. In addition, the presenters will discuss Medicare benefits that allow respiratory therapists to provide telehealth and which provisions are likely to become permanent after the pandemic.
Broadcast date: Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Nihon Kohden.
Approved for 1.00 CRCE Hours.
Define Telehealth and examples in Respiratory Care
Discuss telehealth visibility and use during COVID-19 and outcomes
Identify future usage of telehealth in Respiratory Care
Describe Medicare benefit that allows RTs to provide telehealth
Identify key provisions likely to become permanent after the pandemic