American Board of Telehealth
The American Board of Telehealth develops certification and educational curriculum to help advance the careers and professional development of physicians, advanced practice providers, pharmacists, nurses, social workers, health care administration, information technology, legal/policy advocates and organizations. New certifications are added regularly to help with the growing needs of telemedicine.
Our goal is to weave telemedicine into the fabric of health care delivery across the country as a vital tool in promoting access to quality care no matter where the facility is located.
If you belong to an organization, we have special course rates available for you. Please contact us to learn more.
What We Do
The American Board of Telehealth is promoting a strategic vision for the advancement in telehealth education.
- Offer education opportunities aimed at standardizing and validating the knowledge and skills needed to meet demand for remote services while maintaining excellent patient care.
- Oversight and strategic vision of the advancement in telehealth education by a founding and advisory board made up of highly regarded experts in telehealth.
- Create a community of gold-standard telehealth education and resources through collaboration with important stakeholders in telehealth.
We’ve gone from almost no telehealth services to engaging with our patients routinely through telehealth. And, everything is changing so fast we need to know that we’re doing it right. Thankfully, ABT’s Telehealth Certificate Program will provide the right education at the right time so we can focus on caring for our patients.
Christina Durbin, Spectrum Health
Nurse Executive Focused on Sustainable Telehealth Model and Patient Outcomes
By Kristi Henderson, DNP, NP-C, FAAN, FAEN, SVP of the Center for Digital Health & Innovation for Optum Health
For as long as I can remember, I’ve always wanted to work in health care. I volunteered in the hospital emergency room when I was old enough, which led me to a career in nursing.READ MORE
Meet Roy Schoenberg, MD, MPH, A Member of the ABT Advisory Council
The overarching backdrop of COVID-19 has indisputably helped to establish telemedicine as a fundamental modality of care in our nation’s health system.READ MORE
The Case for Quality in Telehealth Delivery of Care – Part 2
By Walter Panzirer Trustee for the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust and Founding Board Member, American Board of Telehealth
Let’s look at how to maintain quality in the delivery of virtual care. I include three vital components of quality in telehealth care delivery: consistency, expertise and economic impact.READ MORE