Consulting & Resources

The Center for Rural Health Innovation partners with the Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center to provide consulting for School-based Telemedicine.

Consulting Information

We are available for consulting with both non-profit and for profit entities and organizations. We provide technical assistance around:


  • Identifying the project scope and designing a development plan
  • Conducting community needs assessments for new telemedicine programs
  • Creating detailed plans of technology needs
  • Developing policies and procedures for school-based telemedicine programs
  • Assisting with project implementation
  • Calculating financial projections and the potential for network sustainability
  • Developing and implementing an evaluation process

We can provide up to ten hours of consulting services free of charge to partners in the Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center region.


Request a consultation through the Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center (MARTC).


Please contact us at or call us at 828-467-8815


Program Database

Model Programs - with the growth of telemedicine, we have selected four programs that we feel are exemplar. These are by no means the only programs out there:


  1. Health-e Schools - Rural School-based Telemedicine
  2. University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics - Urban telemedicine program
  3. Kansas University Medical Center - Telepsychology program
  4. University of North Carolina at Greensboro Telerehabilitation - Telespeech program



  • American Telemedicine Association - San Jose, CA. April/May 2012
  • Grand Rounds - MUSC
  • How to Build a School-based Telemedicine Program in Your Community [below]

    Contact Amanda Martin by email at, or by phone at 828-467-8815 for more information.

    Consulting & Resources


    Please also refer to our Partners page.


    American Telehealth Association


    Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center


    NC School Community Health Alliance


    National Assembly on Scholl-Based Healthcare


    Center for Health & Health Care in Schools



    Telehealth Calculator