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Leveraging USAC Funding for Telehealth Polycom
Casey Rossetti

Telehealth Reimbursement – UMMC
Jamie Wheeler

Medicare Reimbursement for Telehealth
Kathryn Gilchrist

Leveraging USAC Funding for Telehealth
Deborah J. Sovereign and Marci White

Telemedicine in Mississippi Medicaid
Mary Katherine Ulmer, M.S.

Resources

USDA Rural Utilities Service (RUS) Distance Learning & Telemedicine (DLT) Grants: Primarily for purchasing telehealth equipment. http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/distance-learning-telemedicine-grants

USDA RUS - Community Connect Grants: For building out broadband infrastructure in rural areas. http://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/community-connect-grants

The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) supports telehealth projects with grant funding in its coverage area - Alcorn, Benton, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clay, Itawamba, Kemper, Lee, Lowndes, Marshall, Monroe, Montgomery, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Panola, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tippah, Tishomingo, Union, Webster, Winston, and Yalobusha counties https://www.arc.gov/health

The Delta Regional Authority supports telehealth projects with grant funding in its coverage area. (http://dra.gov/about-dra/dra-states/mississippi/): http://dra.gov/

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has several grant programs.