Telehealth for Vulnerable Populations
Webinar Series | June 2020
Learn how leading clinicians are using the latest technology to remotely serve their patients at home during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Join us for a series of free, one hour webinars designed to instruct healthcare professionals, clinicians, and leaders of community-based organizations through the intricacies of enabling telehealth remote home visits.
Each webinar was moderated by Marian Levy, DrPH, RD, FAND, Professor and Associate Dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Memphis. A certificate of attendance for Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists was available upon request. Continuing Education Unit credits were available for Behavior Analysis, Public Health, and Social Work.
Tuesday, June 2 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Delivering Telehealth to Under-served/Vulnerable Client Populations: Best Practices
Attendees will learn the best practices for engaging vulnerable populations in telehealth programming and learn how to identify factors that can help establish rapport with clients remotely.
Thursday, June 4 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Engaging Caregivers and Setting Up the Home Environment: A Telehealth Delivery How-to
Attendees will learn the “how-tos” of telehealth delivery, including how to set up the home environment and engage caregiver.
Tuesday, June 9 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Telehealth in School-based Programming: Tips, Techniques, and Best Practices
Attendees will understand the need and purpose of telehealth in today's clinical programming in schools, learn best practices in programming for school-based practitioners, and become more knowledgeable about best practices in providing telehealth services for social emotional learning and mental health needs.
Thursday, June 11 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Training Health Profession Students Via Remote Learning
Attendees will understand the need and purpose of telehealth in today's clinical programming, become more knowledgeable about best practices in providing telehealth services, and become more familiar with Behavior Skills Training (BST) as a model for student training in telehealth.
Tuesday, June 16 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Opportunities in Telehealth
Panelists will explain how to prepare sessions to ensure generalization occurs across environments and describe how to engage parents and keep treatment plans viable remotely.
Thursday, June 18 | 11 AM-NOON CDT | Billing and Technology in Telehealth
Attendees will learn the different types of services that can (and cannot) be delivered by telehealth and how to bill telehealth services to most major insurance companies.
The 2020 Telehealth webinar series is made possible through a partnership with: FedEx Institute of Technology; UM School of Public Health; School of Social Work; School of Communication Sciences and Disorders; School of Counseling, Educational Psychology & Research; ; Institute for Interdisciplinary Memphis Partnerships to Advance Community Transformation (iIMPACT); National Association of Social Workers, Tennessee Chapter; the American Council for School Social Work (ACSSW); and the Tennessee Association for Behavior Analysis (TABA).