Foley Partner Nathaniel Lacktman, chair of the firm’s Telemedicine Industry Team and co-chair of the firm’s Digital Health Group, will be a speaker at the Northeast Regional Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC) 2017 Conference in Amherst, MA, May 23-24, 2017. Mr. Lacktman’s presentation is titled, “Legal and Regulatory Issues: Expanding to the Patient’s Home, Across State Borders, and More.”
The NETRC has a mission to increase access to quality health care services for rural and medically underserved populations through Telehealth. It provides individualized technical assistance, education, and other resources in collaboration with the Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers, MCD Public Health, and the University of Vermont. NETRC’s service area includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont. NETRC is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS) Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, which is part of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy. Nationally, there are 14 Telehealth Resource Centers, including 12 Regional Centers and 2 National Centers which focus on areas of technology assessment and telehealth policy.
To learn more and register for this event, visit the NETRC 2017 Conference website.