10/15/15 - Telehealth Summit


Thursday, October 15, 2015 (3pm - 7pm US/Eastern)


Register now for ERIC's Inaugural Telehealth Summit, immediately following ERIC's Fall 2015 Committee and Membership Meetings, at the Covington & Burling offices located in the heart of downtown Washington, D.C.

This event is free and open to all ERIC members. To register, please follow the "Register Now" link at the top of the page.

For government professionals and non-members wishing to attend, please register here: http://www.eric.org/telehealth-summit-registration

Panel 1- Employers & Telehealth: Fighting for Barrier-Free Access to Care
As technology advances more companies are looking for ways to provide access to healthcare for their employees and their families via telehealth. At this panel, youíll hear from stakeholders and telehealth experts about the patchwork of state laws and regulations, why these differences are a challenge for employers, and how these policies impact millions of employees.

Annette Guarisco Fildes, President & CEO, ERIC
Robert Jarrin, Senior Director, Government Affairs, Qualcomm
Bill Latimer, Senior Vice President, Public Policy Issue Manager, Bank of America
Rene Quashie, Senior Counsel, Epstein Becker Green
State Government Representative* (invited)

Panel 2 - Opportunities & Obstacles: Looking Forward to Telehealth in 2016
National stakeholders actively advancing telehealth policies will look to the future and discuss what opportunities and obstacles telehealth is likely to face in the upcoming year. Learn where your interests overlap with other telehealth stakeholders and how we can work together to increase access to this modern healthcare delivery tool.

Allison Wils, Director of Health Policy, ERIC
Latoya Thomas, Director of State Policy, American Telemedicine Association
Ted Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Parkinsonís Action Network
Elliot Vice, Director, Government Affairs, National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Consumer Advocacy Organization Representative* (invited)

After the panel discussions join us for a reception where you can connect and engage with other stakeholders impacted by, and interested in, telehealth.

Meeting Location
Covington & Burling, LLP
One CityCenter
850 Tenth Street, NW (entrance)
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 662-6000

Related Files:

List of Hotels Near Covington & Burling - Fall 2015
Telehealth Summit Request for Sponsorship (2015)