Telemedicine in the Healthcare Delivery System

May 30, 2019

Thursday, June 13 – 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Telemedicine in the Healthcare Delivery System

1.5 Face-To-Face Credits

Telemedicine has become increasingly popular throughout the years. Its
innovative benefits are of vital interest amid the implementation of the Affordable
Care Act. Telemedicine uses a variety of forms of electronic communication
technology to provide a convenient method to deliver healthcare services and
education. This program will explore the current and future role of telemedicine
in the delivery of health care. The program surveying the various uses and
settings of telemedicine will delve into how well this technology has been utilized
and received by clinicians and patients. Technical, operational, regulatory and
financial aspects of the development of telemedicine programs will be
investigated. The expanding role that telemedicine holds in daily medicine and its
direction into the future of the healthcare delivery system will be explored.


5:30 – 6:00 pm Networking and Refreshments

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Panel Discussion



  • Dr. Sajeesh Kumar – UTHSC Telemedicine Expert
  • Crile Crisler – Senior Director Integrated Operations Center and Telehealth – MLH
  • Terry Danford – Memphis VAMC Nurse Manager Telehealth

7:30 pm closing remarks

1.5 Face to Face Credits will be awarded for this meeting


Methodist Center of Excellence
1265 Union Ave.,
Memphis, TN, US, 38104