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Speaking Engagement: Mississippi Telehealth Association's (MTHA) 2018 Annual Conference

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TeleQuality's Director of Sales Natalie Verette will be speaking at the upcoming Mississippi Telehealth Association's (MTHA) 2018 Annual Conference! Her session entitled "Funding Telehealth through USAC" will cover everything you need to know about the Universal Service Fund, the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC), the Rural Health Care (RHC) program and its two mechanisms, the roles of service providers and healthcare providers in the funding process, funding timelines, paperwork requirements, eligible services, and so much more! Don't miss your opportunity to hear how these funding dollars can kick-start your telehealth implementation! 

TeleQuality will also be exhibiting! If you're attending, make sure to stop by our exhibition booth in the conference hall! If you'd like to schedule a time to meet with our team, please fill out our contact form or email us at 

For details on the conference & agenda, please click here or see below. 


Wednesday, March 28, 2018  |  Marriott Jackson

The Mississippi Telehealth Association 2018 Annual Conference will feature nationally recognized speakers, top elected officials, and two tracks in order to provide the best education possible for those wishing to provide telehealth services in Mississippi.

Registration  -  $75 for members, $100 for non-members


8:15 a.m.          Check-in / Exhibitor viewing time

9:00 a.m.          Welcome, Trace Swartzfager, president

9:15 a.m.          Recent Efforts from the Mississippi Telehealth Association, Ryan Kelly, executive director

9:30 a.m.          Opening Keynote: National Support for Telehealth, US Senator Roger Wicker

10:00 a.m.        Break

10:15 a.m.       Breakout sessions

                      Reimbursement Track

                      Medicaid  |  MS Division of Medicaid

                      Medicare  |  Kim Robinson, Novitas

                      Technology and Connectivity Track

                      Connectivity Requirements for Telehealth | Mike Miller, The Solutions Team

                      Telehealth platforms and innovation | Speaker TBA

12:00 p.m.       Lunch Presentations

                        Advancing Telehealth Policy Forward  |  Gov. Phil Bryant

                        New and Emerging Trends in Telehealth  |  T.J. Ferrante, Foley and Gardner

1:30 p.m.          Break

1:45 p.m.          Funding Telehealth Through USAC  |  Natalie Verette, Telequality

2:30 p.m.         Closing Session: Mississippi Legislative Updates to Telehealth  |  Speaker TBA

3:15 p.m.          Adjourn