Telehealth is a critical infrastructure to efficiently implement the medical home model of care and provide high-value, coordinated and unfragmented health care. Telehealth services include a continuum of remote and in-person care options, such as audiovisual, audio only (telephone), store and forward, portal interactions and remote patient monitoring.
Telehealth Tips for Pediatricians
Toolkit: Promoting Telehealth
Download and share social media graphics, videos and links to HealthyChildren.org articles to help families in your practice better understand the basics of a telehealth appointment and how to get ready for one.
Facilitated Mini Trainings: Telehealth
The AAP has developed Facilitated Mini Trainings related to telehealth for pediatrics. These telehealth-specific trainings provide educational content in short 15-20 minute presentations.
Professional Tools and Resources
Telehealth Case Studies
Audio Only Services
American Academy of Pediatrics