Mark your calendars for the 3rd Thursday from 1pm – 2pm
in October and November, and January through June.

Thursday, January 21, 2020 from 1-2pm 
COVID -19 Resurgence 
Dr. Renée Joskow
CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service
Team Lead – Rural Healthcare Surge Readiness
COVID-19 Healthcare Resilience Task Force

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Thursday, February 18, 2020 from 1-2pm
Palliative Care Telehealth Pilot to Meet the Needs of Nursing Home Populations Kelly Baxter, DNP, FNP-BC, ACHPN
VNA of Care New England
Adjunct Nursing Faculty, Salve Regina University
Registration will open in late January.

Thursday, March 18, 2020
Trauma Informed Care
Rebecca Hoffmann Frances, LMFT
Senior Director of Clinical Innovation and Training
Maine Behavioral Healthcare
Registration will open in late February.

Thursday, April 15, 2020
Community Paramedicine Program and the Impact it Could Have on Rural Areas
Ryan Greenberg, NYS EMS Bureau
Kevin McGinnis, MPS Program Manager, Community Paramedicine – Mobile Integrated Healthcare, and Rural Emergency Care National Association of State EMS Officials Dan Batsie, Chief, Vermont EMS
Registration will open in late March.

Thursday, May 20, 2020
Community Health Worker – Navigator Program
Haley Schachter & Aisling Ryan M.D. Candidate, Class of 2022 University of Massachusetts Medical School
Registration will open in late April.

Thursday, June 17, 2020
Domestic Violence & Sex Trafficking for Rural Providers
Marguerite Urban & TBC
University of University of Rochester
Registration will open in late May.

2020 – 2021 Past Webinars

2019 – 2020 Webinar Recordings

  • Thursday, October 17, 2019
    Update on Federal Policies Impacting Rural Health
    Mr. Thomas Bane, Regional External Affairs
    Ms. Tamika Lyons, Rural Health Coordinator
    Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, New York Regional Office
    Audio Recording
    PowerPoint Slides
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019
    How the New York Health Act will Improve the Health of Rural New Yorkers
    Dr. Henry Moss, Board Member for the Physicians for a National Health Program, NY Metro Chapter
    Audio Recording

    PowerPoint Slides
    Rural Health Report by Dr. Henry Moss
  • Thursday, January 16, 2020
    Network Cybersecurity:  How Most Compliance Efforts Leave Rural Healthcare Providers Vulnerable
    Bruce McCully, Your Cybersecurity Expert
    Webinar Recording
  • Thursday, February 20, 2020
    Clinical Resources for Rural Healthcare
    Erin Segar, MPH, CHES, Health Professions Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region Health Sciences Library System, University of Pittsburgh
    Webinar Recording (starts at :46)
  • Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Core Concepts in Cultural Experience
    Nancy Shun Shelton, Senior Consultant of Cultural Competence and Health Equity with Coordinated Care Services, Inc.
    Webinar Recording
  • Thursday, April 15, 2020
    1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Thursday, May 21, 2020
    1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Health Inequities in Rural Finger Lakes – A deeper look within our County Data
    Kathi Lynch, M.S., Health Planning Research Analyst
    Amie Kulak, M.H.S.A., Director of Analytics
    Common Ground Health
    Webinar Recording
    PowerPoint Presentation
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020
    1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Telehealth and COVID-19
    Katy Cook, Telehealth Project Manager
    Nancy DelMastro, Telehealth Project Specialist
    Adirondack Health Institute
    Webinar Recording
    PowerPoint Presentation