As of Sept. 1, the NRTRC is based out of the Utah Telehealth Network at the University of Utah. We look forward to working with the NRTRC Board and many partners to advance telehealth in the region. Stay tuned for upcoming updates to the website as we settle in.
Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center
Regions Served: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming
Your source for confidential, objective answers and valuable insights into Telehealth issues in the Northwest.
NRTRC provides technical assistance, program support, education and information to Telehealth Networks in our seven-state region. Our staff members have strong backgrounds in multiple aspects of Telehealth and access to a wide range of Telehealth experts throughout the United States. Our primary mission is to increase the use of Telehealth service throughout the region, especially to underserved populations. To achieve that goal, we provide no-cost assistance to Telehealth providers. As one of 14 Telehealth Resource Centers in the United States, NRTRC has access to leaders in the industry on a wide range of topics and can help your program grow. Don’t hesitate to contact us for assistance, information or encouragement.
From Telehealth News:
CHRONIC Act passes in U.S. Senate
September 29, 2017
SB 870, sponsored by Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch, would expand Medicare coverage for telemedicine.
This website is supported by grant number G22RH31114 from the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.