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Jun 29, 2012, 09:34 ET ATA Announces Telemedicine Video Contest with Over $16K in Prizes

The American Telemedicine Association has created an open video contest on the theme "Expect Telemedicine Because Telemedicine Works," with over 16...


Jun 28, 2012, 01:23 ET ATA: Telemedicine Benefits from Supreme Court's PPACA Ruling

According to the American Telemedicine Association, today's Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) ...


Apr 26, 2012, 08:00 ET ATA 2012: Where "Meaningful Use" Becomes a Reality

The American Telemedicine Association applauds the ongoing development of electronic medical records and related health information technologies....


Apr 25, 2012, 08:00 ET ATA 2012: Telemedicine Technology Creating a New Standard of Care

Telemedicine, once a specialty niche, is quickly becoming a new standard of care for hospitals and healthcare providers across America. Driven by...


Apr 24, 2012, 08:00 ET 20% Growth for ATA 2012 Exposition, The World's Largest Telemedicine Trade Show

ATA 2012, the world's largest trade show focusing exclusively on telemedicine, telehealth, mHealth and remote healthcare technologies, has grown even ...


Apr 23, 2012, 07:00 ET Free Expo-Hall Passes for ATA 2012

The American Telemedicine Association is pleased to host the ATA 2012 Annual Meeting and Exposition, April 29-May 1 in San Jose, California...


Apr 10, 2012, 11:00 ET ATA Award Winners and New Fellows Represent Leaders in Telemedicine, mHealth

The American Telemedicine Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 ATA Annual Awards. These awards recognize individuals and...


Apr 02, 2012, 09:00 ET ATA 2012: The Year's Biggest Telemedicine, Telehealth & mHealth Event

The ATA 2012 Annual Meeting (April 29 - May 1 in San Jose, California) is the world's largest meeting and tradeshow focusing exclusively on...


Jan 26, 2012, 01:51 ET ATA to Host Capitol Hill Briefing on State Medical Licensure Reform

On Tuesday, January 31 the American Telemedicine Association will host an important Capitol Hill briefing entitled, "Physician Licensure Barriers to...


Jan 05, 2012, 03:12 ET ATA CEO: 7 Market Trends Shaping the Future of Telemedicine

Jonathan Linkous, Chief Executive Officer of the American Telemedicine Association, has shared seven market trends that will shape telemedicine and...


Dec 16, 2011, 12:42 ET ATA: Telemedicine in Medicaid Can Improve Neonatal Care, Save $186 Million

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has developed a legislative proposal to expand the use of telemedicine for Medicaid enrollees with...


Dec 07, 2011, 09:45 ET With 73 Million Americans Now in Managed Care, Telemedicine is Set To Boom

The American Telemedicine Association projects an exponential growth in the adoption of telemedicine and mHealth technologies as a record number of...


Dec 05, 2011, 07:00 ET Steve Wozniak, Apple Co-Founder and Tech Guru, to Speak at ATA Annual Meeting

The American Telemedicine Association has announced that Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer and inventor of the world's first personal...


Oct 03, 2011, 03:15 ET ATA Unveils FixLicensure.org to Remove Medical Licensure Barriers, Advance Telemedicine

The American Telemedicine Association has launched a new initiative, FixLicensure.org, to reform U.S. medical licensing practices which inhibit the...


Aug 10, 2011, 08:00 ET ATA Calls for Telemedicine, Telehealth and mHealth Abstracts for Spring Conference

The American Telemedicine Association has issued a call for abstracts for presentation at ATA 2012, the Association's 17th Annual International...


Apr 28, 2011, 01:55 ET May 3rd Media Briefing: Emerging Trends in Telemedicine; Chronic Disease, Stroke, Psychiatry

The following is being released by the American Telemedicine Association: WHAT: How can telemedicine save health care dollars while saving lives? How ...