VA Extension for Community Health Outcomes (ECHO) Expansion in Specialty Care

Link

https://www.ruralhealth.va.gov/providers/Enterprise_Wide_Initiatives.asp

Additional Links

VA SCAN-ECHO Master Schedule
VA SCAN-ECHO Pilot Site Points of Contact

Sponsoring Organization

VHA Office of Rural Health (ORH)

Description

Trains providers via telehealth on different specialties relevant to providing healthcare services and treatment for veterans, especially those residing in rural communities. Includes training and discussion on chronic kidney disease, hepatitis C, and pain management.

Who Can Receive Services from This Program

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) providers and members of the healthcare team are eligible to receive training.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Application

There is no application process for participation.

For general program information contact:

Rachel Brophy, VA-ECHO National Program Director
rachel.brophy@va.gov

For questions on individual program and/or topic presentation, contact the VA-ECHO Hub Site Coordinator in your Veteran Integrated Service Network (VISN).

Topics This Program Addresses

Healthcare Workforce • Infectious Diseases • Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing • Teleservices and Technology • Veterans