Sunday, March 17, 2013

To Our Readers: New Web Site

We have a new website at The new site was designed to make it easier to find information that interests you and to share it on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

The present news coverage will continue with an emphasis on federal and state information including DOD and the Veterans Administration, news from Capitol Hill, university research activities, announcements from foundations, non-profits, plus information on selected RFPs and grants.

I will continue to attend and report on selected briefings, meetings, and conferences but there will also be more emphasis on news from industry as it relates to telemedicine, telehealth, and health technology. Richard Bloch an established technology writer located in Northern California will be the blog’s new HIT industry correspondent. His email is  

You can go directly to the site at to see the most recent postings. For example, recent postings include news on NIH, Veterans Administration, bills in Utah and New York, and much more…

You can also click the RSS feed where the posts will immediately appear and if you subscribe to the RSS feed, then the information will come directly to your cell phone. If you already subscribe to Federal Telemedicine News through Constant Contact, you will receive a short capsule of information on the new postings as they become available.

Postings will appear at least twice a week or more if there is a need. To keep up with the latest news go to . If you have any questions or would like to send information or ideas, email