ECHO Act

NM Delegation Applauds Contract Worth up to $237 Million Awarded to UNM and Project ECHO to Train Nursing Homes on Covid-19 Infection Control | U.S. Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico | US Seante | 9/30/2020

… proud that this initiative is gaining support and recognition for further expansion,” said Udall. “In these difficult times, tele-mentoring is more important than ever. I joined the New Mexico delegation to introduce the ECHO Act to increase the reach of this successful health care training model, and I further fought alongside Senate Democrats to expand funding for health care providers nationwide in the CARES Act. I will continue pushing …

Cunningham and Banks Introduce the VA Expanded Care Hours (ECHO) Act | 9/3/2020

… Sinner Press Release Reps. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) and Jim Banks (R-IN) today introduced the VA Expanded Care Hours (ECHO) Act, bipartisan legislation that would help expand veterans’ access to care. The VA ECHO Act would direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to study the attitudes of eligible veterans toward the Department of Veterans Affairs offering appointments outside the usual operating hours of facilities of the Department, including through …

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Joe Cunningham co-authors bipartisan legislation to extend VA Care hours | WCBD News 2 | 9/2/2020

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – Representative Joe Cunningham on Wednesday introduced the VA Expanded Care Hours (ECHO) Act, along with Republican Representative Jim Banks of Indiana. The bipartisan legislation aims to provide veterans with more access to care. If approved, “the VA ECHO Act would direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to study the attitudes of eligible veterans toward the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offering appointments outside the usual operating …

Machines for Getting Lost on Purpose: Kentucky Route Zero and the Future(s) of Adventure [Part 1] | Medium | 6/20/2020

Here and There Along the Echo Act IV (July 2016) Un Pueblo de Nada Act V & TV Edition (January 2020) The game is primarily the work of three creators: Jake Elliott and Tamas Kemenczy, who between them did the design, coding, writing, and art, and Ben Babbitt who did the sound and music. They released the game under the label Cardboard Computer . The story of KRZ unfolds mostly across the …

How to prevent Amazon from hearing your Alexa recordings | 3/14/2020

… sold by the beginning of 2019. Alexa is everywhere, from thermostats to devices and headphones to echo devices. The utility that Alexa-enabled devices offer is undeniable. Intelligent loudspeakers and displays such as the Echo act as digital planners, entertainment devices and much more. However, what you may not know is that Alexa listens to and records all of your conversations in the Amazon cloud. If this makes you squirm …

How to stop Amazon from listening to your Alexa recordings | 3/14/2020

… Alexa-enabled devices have been sold. Alexa is everywhere, from thermostats to appliances to headphones to Echo devices. There’s no denying the utility that Alexa-enabled devices offer. Smart speakers and displays like the Echo act as our digital planners, entertainment devices, and so much more. What you may not know, however, is that Alexa listens to and records all of your conversations to Amazon’s cloud. If this makes you …

Congress Eyes Funding, Support for Project ECHO Telehealth Programs - Xtelligent Healthcare Media | mHealth Intelligence | 5/23/2019

… chronic care issues that remote and rural care providers are struggling to address, including substance abuse treatment, diabetes care, pediatric care, behavioral health, smoking cessation, HIV and AIDS treatment and pregnancy care. The 2016 ECHO Act called on the Health and Human Services Department to study the model and deliver a report to Congress. That report, presented this past February , “found that the available evidence on such models is modest …