Alternative Origination Sites for Rural Telehealth

Event Details
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
2:00pm to 3:00pm CST
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

This telehealth webinar is the final of a six-part series for Flex Fiscal Year 2021 and will focus on rural telehealth topics to build state Flex Program knowledge and understanding of the use of telehealth for the provision of Alternative Origination Sites for Rural Telehealth.

Following this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe telehealth origination sites and common rural alternatives
  • Relate what a telehealth visit looks like for the patient from an alternative site such as a library
  • Discuss the positive impact on health equity and patient access
  • List examples of rural alternative origination sites

This event is supported by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) and coordinated by the Technical Assistance & Services Center (TASC), a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center).

For more information, please contact: Nicole Clement at

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,560,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.