UF Rural Telehealth Initiative: Lowering Barriers to Health Care

UF Rural Telehealth Initiative: Lowering Barriers to Health Care

Beginning this fall, current UF Health patients living in 13 rural Florida counties will have the option of conducting online medical visits from their local UF/IFAS Extension office. As part of the Rural Telehealth Initiative, a pilot program funded by a three-year USDA grant, these offices will be equipped with TytoCareTM telehealth kiosks that connect patients with their doctors in real time.

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