- Program introduction
- Value of virtual care webinar
- Value of virtual care panel discussion
- Telehealth for mental/behavioral health
- Health care technology & the human connection
- Telehealth for hypertension
- Telehealth educators’ playbook
- Innovative solutions with an equity lens
- Essential Tools & Resources
May 11, 2021, 12–12:45 p.m. Eastern
Description: The AMA Telehealth Immersion Program is designed to support physicians, practices, and health systems in optimizing and sustaining successful telehealth programs. Join this webinar session to learn more about the program, what you can expect, and how to get involved/participate.
May 25, 2021,11 a.m.–Noon Eastern
Description: The explosion of telehealth throughout the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the need to assess the impact of telehealth to ensure continued access for patients and physicians. Join this webinar session to learn more about the AMA Return on Health (ROH) research and framework for measuring the value of virtual care across various types of practices, payment models, virtual care modalities and clinical conditions.
June 1, 2021 through June 11, 2021
Description: The explosion of telehealth throughout the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the need to assess the impact of telehealth to ensure continued access for patients and physicians. Join this virtual discussion to learn more about the AMA Return on Health (ROH) research, discuss the framework and how to use it and talk with experts from across the industry about how they are measuring the value of virtual care in their own environments.
Join the discussion on the Physician Innovation Network.
June 10, 2021, 11a.m.–12:30p.m. Eastern
With an increased need for mental and behavioral health support during the COVID-19 pandemic, physicians and care teams have had to quickly adapt to implement more virtual health tools to enable timely, high-quality care to their patients. This interactive session will provide participants with an overview of opportunities and techniques for delivering integrated mental and behavioral health care via telehealth technologies.
June 24, 2021, 1–2p.m. Eastern
Description: Empathy and the human touch are crucial parts of caring for patients, but many fear that these core aspects that drive strong patient-physician relationships will be lost as we transition into a more digitized health care system. This webinar will explore how physicians can not only maintain that same empathy and human “touch” within a digital environment, but benefit from this mode of care delivery to improve outcomes, access, and enhance experiences.
July 15, 2021, 1–2:30 p.m. Eastern
Description: This interactive session will provide participants with an overview of techniques for managing hypertension via telehealth and remote patient monitoring.
July 26, 2021, 4–5 p.m. Eastern
Description: With the rapid surge in telehealth use, many medical students and residents were left out of the virtual visit. This Playbook helps physician educators prepare learners for delivering care via telehealth and incorporate them into telehealth visits and workflows. This webinar will share best practices and provide foundations for clinician-educators and students for the successful integration of telehealth in the teaching encounter.
Registration will be available in June.
August 10, 2021, 1-2 p.m. Eastern
Description: This webinar will outline best practices for implementing new health care technologies—including telehealth—in practice in an equitable, inclusive way focusing on both the impact to marginalized and minoritized patients and the clinicians and systems that care for them.
Registration for fall and winter sessions coming soon.
Table of Contents
- Introduction to the AMA Telehealth Immersion Program
- Measuring the value of virtual care
- Measuring the value of virtual care panel discussion
- Clinical case study: Telehealth for mental/behavioral health
- Healthcare technology & the human connection
- Clinical case study: Telehealth for hypertension
- Telehealth educators’ playbook
- Implementing innovative solutions with an equity lens