The Interprofessional Telehealth Board is an academic collaborative composed of representatives from the different health science schools. The group creates educational resources for the healthcare community and develops standards for the practice of telehealth across disciplines, facilitates interprofessional research, creates and suggests interprofessional curricula, and explores interprofessional clinical experiences.
"Telehealth is a collection of means or methods for enhancing health care, public health and health education delivery and support using telecommunications technologies."
New York State defines Telehealth as "Telehealth" means the use of electronic information and communication technologies by telehealth providers to deliver health care services, which shall include the assessment, diagnosis, consultation, treatment, education, care management and/or self-management of a patient.
https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/laws/PBH/2999-CC Article 29 G of Public Health Law Section 2999-cc
Interprofessional Competencies in Health Care
Integrated enactment of knowledge, skills, values, and attitudes that define working together across the professions, with other health care workers, and with patients, along with families and communities, as appropriate to improve health outcomes in specific care contexts.
Our Interprofessional Telehealth Board Leadership:
Shari Miller, PhD
Dean and Professor, School of Social Welfare
Sritha Rajupet, MD, MPH
Director of Population-Based Health Initiatives
Deputy Division Head of Graduate Medical Education
Primary Care Lead Post COVID Clinic
Clinical Assistant Professor
Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Meetings: Every fourth Monday of the month