COVID-19 and Telehealth Resources

March 24, 2020

The Utah Telehealth Network launched a new COVID-19 and Telehealth Resources page to provide all the resources, links, and tools we have regarding COVID-19 in one convenient place. The new page offers a Telehealth Quick Start Guide from the NRTRC, a list of telehealth technology and tools, and a full page of telehealth partners and resources regarding COVID-19 and telehealth.

UETN's Preparations for Coronavirus

March 16, 2020

UETN is actively collaborating to extend services to education and healthcare in response to the Covid-19 novel coronavirus.

Executive Matthew L. McCullough to join UETN as Associate Director of Telehealth

February 3, 2020

Layton executive has extensive experience in rural health and research

Telepharmacy in Rural Utah

May 6, 2019

New program could be solution for rural communities without pharmacies.

HHS makes $350 million available to fight the opioid crisis in community health centers nationwide

June 21, 2018

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the availability of $350 million in new funding to expand access to substance use disorder and mental health services at community health centers across the nation.  These funds will support health centers in implementing and advancing evidence-based strategies, including expanded medication-assisted treatment (MAT) services, and are expected to be awarded in September of this year by HHS’s Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Funding Announcement: Rural Communities Opioid Response Prgoram - Planning

June 15, 2018

Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration The purpose of RCORP is to support treatment for and prevention of substance use disorder, including opioid use disorder, in rural counties at the highest risk for substance use disorder, including the 220 counties identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as being at risk for HIV and Hepatitis C infections due to injection drug use Applications are due 7/30/2018.