Tejal A. Raichura, MHA, Director, Telemedicine, Children's National Hospital
Paige Twenter, Assistant Editor, Becker's Healthcare
This panel will focus on the challenges and opportunities for rural hospitals in implementing telehealth services to improve access to healthcare. The discussion will explore the unique barriers rural hospitals face in adopting telehealth technologies, such as limited broadband infrastructure and provider shortages, as well as successful strategies for overcoming these challenges. Panelists will share case studies and best practices for leveraging telehealth to improve patient outcomes, increase revenue, and expand access to care in rural communities. Additionally, the panel will examine policy and regulatory issues impacting telehealth adoption in rural areas.