People need to hear how telemedicine is fixing healthcare by cutting costs, increasing access and improving patient care.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 04, 2012
The American Telemedicine Association is offering a free internet simulcast for the upcoming ATA Fall Forum in New Orleans (September 10-11, 2012.) This service will allow the public to view all Forum presentations in real-time, complete with streaming video and PowerPoint slides. For a schedule of events and to access the simulcast, please visit http://www.ATAFallForum.org.
“We are providing the free live stream as a way to educate healthcare providers, payers, government agencies and the public about the value of telemedicine services,” said Jonathan Linkous, Chief Executive Officer of the American Telemedicine Association. “People need to hear how telemedicine is fixing healthcare by cutting costs, increasing access and improving patient care. Nothing beats attending a conference in-person; but if you can’t make it to New Orleans we want to bring the Fall Forum to you.”
The Fall Forum simulcast is provided by the American Telemedicine Association and underwritten by generous corporate support from GlobalMed Telemedicine. (http://www.globalmed.com)
The ATA Fall Forum in New Orleans features two days of informative, fun presentations exploring the future of telemedicine and how remote medical technologies and services are revolutionizing clinical and business practices in healthcare. Whether you are new to telemedicine or a long-time professional, the Fall Forum will introduce you to innovative ideas that are changing the industry and how patients receive care. The Forum also includes an exhibit hall, with over 40 organizations showcasing the latest telehealth products and services. This is an opportunity to learn, network and play with the leading thought-leaders and industry leaders in telemedicine. For more information, please visit http://www.ATAFallForum.org.
The American Telemedicine Association is the leading international resource and advocate promoting the use of advanced remote medical technologies. ATA and its diverse membership work to fully integrate telemedicine into healthcare systems to improve quality, equity and affordability of healthcare throughout the world. Established in 1993, ATA is headquartered in Washington, DC. For more information visit http://www.americantelemed.org.