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Wellness Telemedicine Projects

Far Northern Regional Center
Telemedicine Project (96-97)
This project has brought together partners from the following businesses or/agencies in order to establish a multi-site, comprehensive telemedicine network in northern California:
  • Northern Sierra Rural Health Network
  • Blue Cross of California
  • Office of Rural Health Policy
  • California Telehealth/Telemedicine Center
  • UC Davis
  • Air Quality Management District
  • Citizens Telecommunications
  • A Minimum of Nine Hospitals, Clinics, and Medical Centers
Kern Regional Center
Telemedicine Feeding Clinics (98-99)
This project will provide consultation and technical assistance via telemedicine technology for consumers with complex feeding problems.
Telemedicine Project (96-97)
KRC purchased a system for telemedicine consultation in April 1998.

Redwood Coast Regional Center
Video Teleconference System (96-97)
This project purchased and installed teleconferencing equipment for four different community sites.

San Diego Regional Center
Use of Teleconference Equipment to Improve Services to Regional Center
Consumers and Families (98-99)
This project will improve access to specialized medical and other health care services for consumers and their families.

Valley Mountain Regional Center
Clinical Video Consulting (96-97)
This project purchased and installed a single-monitor system. Clinical consultations included autism diagnosis and nutritional consultations.
Last Updated: 10/23/2007