Telehealth Skills ECHO

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Telehealth Skills ECHO

Based on the Project ECHO model, the Telehealth Skills ECHO is a series of free, interactive case-based virtual mentoring sessions which address a range of topics related to the delivery of telehealth - in a range of healthcare settings.

Telehealth Skills ECHO sessions are open to anyone working in healthcare in Northern Australia who are using or are considering implementing telehealth services.

Monthly sessions will deliver practical training to support the development of skills to support the delivery of clinical telehealth services and consist of:

  • a 10-minute presentation by the Telehealth Skills ECHO subject matter experts
  • Q & A on presentation (open for all participants)
  • a deidentified patient case presentation put forward by one of the Primary Care participants.
  • Q & A on patient case open for all participants to share ideas and experiences

 

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Telehealth Skills ECHO benefits

  • It’s free

  • A virtual network to share telehealth knowledge and experiences

  • Increase knowledge, capacity and delivery of quality telehealth sessions

  • Decrease professional isolation by joining a peer network

  • Improve health outcomes for patients and families

Topics and dates (1pm to 2pm AEST)

Date Presentation topic Presenter
8 June 23 Why Telehealth Presenter Prof Anthony Smith
13 July 23 Different Perspectives – Clinician, Provider and Health Service Presenter Dr Helen Haydon
10 August 23 How to choose a videoconference platform Presenter Prof Liam Caffery
14 September 23 Optimising video consultations: Technology and Hardware Presenter Prof Liam Caffery
12 October 23 Optimising video consultations: Room Configuration Presenter Prof Liam Caffery
9 November 23 Optimising video consultations: Online Communication Presenter Dr Helen Haydon

Join the Telehealth Skills ECHO

Join one or join them all, it's free. You just need an internet connection and laptop or mobile device.

Please register separately for each session you wish to attend, once registered you will receive an email confirmation with the connection details for the chosen session.

Register your interest

For more information

Contact the Telehealth Skills ECHO team via email telehealthskillsecho@uq.edu.au.

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