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UMMC School-based Telehealth Program

The UMMC School-based Telehealth program includes everything school nurses need to initiate and lead a video visit with a student and UMMC provider. This includes:

  • Complete training on how to use the equipment and system
  • Prompt access to UMMC telehealth providers for minor medical care
  • Access to an app-based behavioral health tool to supplement video visits with mental health providers.
  • HIPPA compliant secure laptop for access to a virtual visit platform
  • A webcam that can be placed where needed for video visits
  • A digital USB otoscope with lenses for
    • general exams
    • ear nose and throat exams
    • dermatology exams
  • A digital USB stethoscope to listen to heart and lung sounds
  • Connected to a HIPPA compliant Electronic Health Record