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SIU TeleHealth Payers Summit to be held on March 15th, 2018.

February 19, 2018

We are pleased to announce and invite you to attend the SIU TeleHealth Payers Summit to be held on March 15th, 2018, at the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation (MCLI) in Springfield Illinois.  This important workshop and meeting brings together health care leaders, TeleHealth providers, and Illinois based health plans in an informative day of presentations and discussions aimed at advancing health plan payment for TeleHealth in the state of Illinois. There will be presentations from top TeleHealth programs around the state on the improvement in clinical outcomes and reduction in costs when TeleHealth is used to access needed care for remote based populations.  The current state and federal landscape for payment for TeleHealth is covered with a presentation and discussion on the movement within Illinois for improvements in Medicaid payment.  Also included is a presentation and discussion on TeleHealth parity laws and the pro's and con's of moving forward in Illinois with amendments to the current Illinois TeleHealth parity law.  

 

Please join your colleagues from around the state in attending this critical meeting. There is no registration fee but registration prior to the day of the conference is appreciated. You can register by calling 2175457830 or emailing Sarina Horn at shorn81@siumed.edu.  Walk-in will be accepted on the day of the conference.