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New grants seek to expand telehealth throughout the state

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Today on Bytemarks Cafe, we’ll learn about CARES Act Funding and how it is being applied for telehealth services on Hawaii Island. We’ll find out the team at HOPE Services are now able to upgrade their technology and connectivity to perform COVID response to homeless communities.

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joannafotograf via Pixabay

Today on Bytemarks Cafe, we’ll learn about telehealth services that are specifically tailored for your pet. With concerns over limiting travel as much as possible, telehealth services for our furry friends might be a perfect way to stay safe.

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Hawaii Pacific Neuroscience founder Dr. Kore Liow and Catherine Mitchell are on the show to explain how they have figured out the glitches in the use of video technology, and made this accessible to neurology patients throughout the islands. 

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Hawai'i Telehealth Summit: Statewide Resource

Oct 12, 2017
Wayne Yoshioka

The state is hosting a Telehealth Summit this week with the goal of developing statewide coverage. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.