2017 Arkansas e-Link Telehealth Innovation Summit

We would like to thank all of those that attended the 2017 Arkansas e-Link Telehealth Innovation Summit on June 30 in North Little Rock. For those who were unable to attend we have made available recordings of the different sessions that were held. Below you will find a link for each topic discussed along with the presenters.   You can watch or download the videos for each topic.

Expansion of Telemedicine in Arkansas

Curtis L. Lowery, MD, Professor & Chair, UAMS Dept. of OB/GYN

Keynote Speaker



Interpretation of the Arkansas Telemedicine Act

David Wroten, Executive Vice-President, AR Medical Society

Keynote Speaker


Integrating Telemedicine into your Practice: Success & Challenges from the Field

Kourtney Matlock, MHSA, Baptist Health Asst. VP Patient Services

Kathy Harris, CEO SE AR Behavioral Health Services

Dr. Thomas Kiser, Professor UAMS Physical Medicine & Rehab

La’Nell Thurston, CIO SW AR Counseling & Mental Health Center



Significant Savings on Networking Equipment: Leveraging USAC & the Rural Healthcare Connect Fund

Roy Kitchen, Arkansas e-Link Network Director

Michael Wallace, Arkansas e-Link Program Manager



Changing Technologies: What works best for your Telemedicine program?

Teague Johnson, UAMS Telemedicine Specialist Manager

Allen Finne, UAMS Network Engineering Director

Gary Sharum, Mercy Hospital Administrator



Business Model for Telemedicine

Tina Benton, UAMS CDH Exec. Dir. of Development

Rosalyn (Roz) Perkins, UAMS CDH Clinic Manager

Terri Imus, UAMS CDH Trauma Staff Coordinator

Sarah Rhoads, UAMS Center for Distance Health