The exponential growth in technology coupled with policy shifts are forever altering the landscape of healthcare. Within this new digital biosphere, technology will be a prominent driver of healthcare encounters. Currently, 60% of millennials would prefer a virtual healthcare interaction to in-person care. Yet, few healthcare providers have expertise in this consumer preferred and technology supported model. The goal of this interprofessional certificate is to deliberately and systematically train healthcare graduate students and practicing professionals to be national leaders in the development, implementation, and evaluation of telehealth models.
Joneen Lowman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP