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The National School of Applied Telehealth is made possible by grant number G22RH20212 from the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, Health Resources and Services Administration, DHHS and provided through the partnerships of Global Partnership for Telehealth and the Southeastern Telehealth Resource Center.

Global Partnership for Telehealth (GPT) is a 501C3, nonprofit telehealth company based in the rural community of Blackshear, GA. GPT’s mission is to serve healthcare providers and systems in need of affordable and high quality telehealth solutions. Pathways is GPT’s simple, secure and affordable telehealth platform that is allowing health systems, providers, clinics, health departments, school systems, skilled nursing facilities, orphanages, employers, consumers and correctional facilities to successfully provide or receive virtual services. Pathways is versatile allowing provider to provider, provider to clinic, and provider to patient (in-home) connections.

GPT is more than just your low-cost vendor, we are a full-service, one-stop-shop telehealth partner. We provide consultative services, hardware & software solutions, training, customer services (in-house) and continued support to both new and existing telehealth programs. We can help you build your telehealth network internally or help you connect with clinical sites in need of your services. Learn more at www.gpth.org

In 2010, Global Partnership for Telehealth (GPT) became the grantee for the Southeastern Telehealth Resource Center (SETRC) and in 2011 the National School of Applied Telehealth was launched to provide online Telehealth 101 training.

SETRC is part of the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers (NCTRC). NCTRC is a collaborative of 12 regional and 2 national Telehealth Resource Centers, committed to implementing telehealth programs for rural and underserved communities. Funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Health Resources and Services Administration, we provide timely and accurate information on telehealth across the nation.

SETRC covers the southeastern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. Our staff of experienced telehealth experts can provide technical assistance, resources and tools to both developing and operating programs. To learn more about SETRC or join one of the state telehealth workgroups, contact us: www.setrc.us

HomeTown Health University (HTHU.net) has been providing online education to healthcare professionals for over 15 years. Learn more and explore additional education at www.hthu.net

CEU Accreditation:
HomeTown Health has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 8405 Greensboro Drive, Suite 800, McLean, VA 22102. IACET Authorized Providers are organizations that meet IACET’s internationally recognized continuing education and training standard. Only Authorized Providers may award IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).