The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) invites you to Orlando, Florida, for its annual conference. The ATA 2017 International Conference & Tradeshow is the world’s premiere event in the telehealth industry that brings together professionals to share their expertise and knowledge with their peers. The conference provides an invaluable education experience and an opportunity to attend over 100 sessions that highlight the hottest topics in the telemedicine industry. Take advantage of the multitude of networking opportunities with telehealth professionals from across the industry. See track details below.
Faced with transforming your health system to adopt telemedicine? Realizing that your institution is missing out on opportunities snapped up by your competitors? Then these sessions are for you. This track is designed to highlight the thought processes, strategic discussions and business logic that drive the changes in healthcare to support telemedicine adoption and fully scaled models. Presentations will focus on strategic discussions, specific tactical issues and lessons learned that drive thought-leadership toward cultural change across all stakeholders in healthcare and make telemedicine a priority.
Want to know how to deliver telemedicine? These presentations will provide attendees with examples of how to use telecommunications technology to provide primary and specialty patient services between hospitals, clinics and related facilities. Outcomes, case studies, guidelines and lessons learned will be highlighted focusing on such specialties as critical care, pediatrics, mental health, and ophthalmology.
Attendees interested or involved in the rapidly expanding market to use technology that enables patients and providers alike to be connected anytime and anywhere will want to attend these sessions. The presentations include all aspects of direct-to-consumer and consumer initiated telehealth including patient portals, web-based video and audio visits and diagnostic and remote monitoring technologies managed by the consumer.
Operations and Implementation
If your interest is in managing the day-to-day operations and implementation of telemedicine, then these sessions are geared for you. These presentations demonstrate clinical program design, technological installation, ongoing governance, detailed project management, and a sound understanding of the regulatory / legal environment. Operational models for sustainability and legal and regulatory discussion for operational success will be included.
What are the cost and quality dimensions of telemedicine? If this is a persistent question you face you should be interested in the sessions in this track. Presentations in this track highlight value in healthcare for all key stakeholders including payers, hospitals, patients, regulatory, government, and self-funded options based on research outcomes and measurable patient benefits.
Executive Leaders Forum
Want to hear from the top leaders of the field? Throughout the meeting ATA will bring together the CEOs and major decision makers from health institutions and supplier industries to give attendees a glimpse of the current and future state of telemedicine and share their insights on what lies ahead.