Tackling the Digital Divide by Improving Internet and Telehealth Access for Low-Income Californians

Evidence Briefing: Tackling the Digital Divide & Telehealth Access for Low-Income Californians

July 16, 2020

This briefing convened a panel of health care and technology industry leaders to discuss recent policy and practice efforts aimed at improving internet and telehealth access for socioeconomically and clinically vulnerable populations in California.


Panelists

Donna Zulman, MD, MS, Investigator, Center for Innovation to Implementation, VA Palo Alto Health Care System; Assistant Professor, Division of Primary Care and Population Health, Department of Medicine, Stanford University 

Javier Quezada, Head of Business Development, Sail Internet

Miku Sodhi, MBBS/MD, MHA, FACMPE, PCMH-CCE, Deputy CEO, Shasta Cascade Health Centers

Jorge Cuadros, OD, PhD, Director, EyePACS Retinal Reading Program; Director of Clinical Informatics Research, Assistant Clinical Professor, UC Berkeley School of Optometry


Discussant

Jeff OxendineMBA, MPH, Director, Health Workforce and Diversity, Center for Healthcare Organizational and Innovation Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley; Co-Director, Calfornia Future Health Workforce Commission


Moderator

Hector Rodriguez, PhD, MPH, Professor of Health Policy and Management; Director, California Initiative for Health Equity & Action; Co-Director, Center for Healthcare Organizational and Innovation Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley

Full panelist bios here.