Online ECHO Clinic | November 2, 2020

Presentation Titles: Considerations for Telemedicine Workflow and Documentation | Chinle Service Unit Approaches | How to Help Your Telemedicine Program Take Off

In this series of presentations, Dr. Katie Johnson provides an update of the latest telemedicine workflow and documentation resources for Indian Health System clinicians. Then, Dr. Eric Ritchie and Stephen Neal share the story of how Chinle has approached telemedicine during the pandemic. Finally, Dr. James Stallcup, discusses ideas for how to help your telemedicine program take off.


Presenter Bios

Katie Johnson, PharmD, is the EHR Integrated Care Coordinator at the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board. Katie joined the U.S Public Health Service as a Commissioned Corps Officer and completed an ASHP Pharmacy Practice Residency at Warm Springs Health and Wellness Center. She continued to work with the IHS at Whiteriver Indian Hospital where she worked as both a pharmacist and Clinical Applications Coordinator. She then moved to the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board in 2011 to take on Health IT policy initiatives and EHR support for the 43 Tribes in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.

Eric Ritchie, MD, is the Clinical Director at Chinle Service Unit, Navajo Area Indian Health Service.

Stephen Neal, PA-C, is the Chief or Staff and Informatics at Chinle Service Unit, Navajo Area Indian Health Service.

James Stallcup, MD, is the CMIO and Medical Director at the Wilma P. Mankiller Health Center for Cherokee Nation.

Presentation Slides

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Resources Provided

Current State Laws & Reimbursement Policies (CCHP)

Telehealth 101 Virtual Workshop for Tribes (HRSA)