Meeting convened at 12:24pmEDT
ONC-CMS Public Health Centers - Vulnerable Populations
Noreen sent Questions/Edits to Jim with track changes
ONC Office of National Coordination
CMS- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-General-Information/Telehealth
ONC-CMS has funding and are looking for solutions to the following:
June 1 Conference and Identity Matching session - online
Jim and Tom Sullivan registered to give 10 minute presentation
Tom: They are interested in the ability of a non-insured person to get access to telemedicine, including non-privately insured people (Medicare/Medicaid). How to get the vulnerable population access to services?
Social worker: Helps vulnerable people get access to Meds, clothing, shelter. They are a Trusted authority on behalf of local authority. VA uses biometrics, local DMV issuing ID cards.
91% of uninsured have smartphones or flip phones. Majority have smartphones.
|12:45PM EDT||Credential Service Providers|
Discussion of Goals
Telemedicine: Replace term with “remote connection to a practitioner”
Monitor: can be automated or input by patient
Focus case on smartphone, fall back is flip phone (SMS) then phone call.
|1PM EDT||Trust Registry for app developers||Jim Kragh|
Colin is interested in exploring this
Jim K, Tom Sullivan and Colin are to meet to discuss this.
Vote unanimous to submit the updated wiki document and proposal to ONC.