Tappahannock, VA – Bay Rivers Telehealth Alliance (BRTA) is pleased to be named a Rural Health Community Champion for innovative efforts around the use of evidence-based models from US Dept of Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program. There were over 130 nominations detailing impressive work in rural communities across the country. BRTA Continue reading Community Champion Honor
The Health-E Learners Program, through Bay Rivers Telehealth Alliance, has made a commitment to our schools to provide Telehealth visits for those who do not have insurance, and need financial assistance.If you are self-pay and do not have insurance, you may receive a reduced fee on a sliding scale, based on income. Click on the link below to access the Continue reading Health-E Learners Financial Assistance
Sirviendo a los condados de Essex, Northumberland y Westmoreland La Alianza de telesalud de Bay Rivers ha comenzado una empresa importante para llevar centros de telesalud basados en la escuela al cuello norteño de Virginia. Esto se está haciendo a través de una asociación extensa con el sistema de salud de Riverside, el sistema de salud de la Universidad Continue reading Health-E Learners (Aprendices de Healthe)
Serving Essex, Northumberland, and Westmoreland Counties Bay Rivers Telehealth Alliance has started a major undertaking to bring School-Based Telehealth Centers to the Northern Neck of Virginia. This is being done through an extensive partnership with Riverside Health System, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Services Board, Virginia Department of Health Office of Health Equity, Essex County Continue reading Health-E Learners
The focus of the Bridges to Mental and Behavioral Health project is to improve and expand Telehealth activities that will lead to the successful use of Telehealth for the provision of mental health to individuals in rural nursing homes, mental health clinics, and hospitals, by linking them to distant specialists. This project targets older adults; over 45, who have been Continue reading Bridges to Health Grant
The Goals of the Telehealth Network Grant utilizes Telehealth networks to improve healthcare services, and expand access to the quality of mental health care services to the elderly; improve and expand the training of mental health care providers for the elderly; and expand and improve the quality of health information available to mental health care providers, patients, and their families. Continue reading Telehealth Network Grant
BRTA partners with Riverside Health System, Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Service Board, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, HCA Virginia, Bay Aging, Bay Consortium Workforce Investment Board, Inc., Eastern Virginia Medical School, Rappahannock Community College and the Riverside Center for Excellence for Aging and Lifelong Health.
Bay Rivers is expanding and improving our Telehealth network with several new sites and infrastructure enhancements, that will be engaged in provision of behavioral and mental health services and education.
The Bay Rivers Telehealth Alliance serves a 12-county area with a diverse, largely rural population. • The geographic components of the area are the Northern Neck and the Middle Peninsula, west to Richmond and outreached to the Eastern Shore. • The counties in the Northern Neck are Lancaster, Richmond, Northumberland, and Westmoreland. • The counties in the Middle Peninsula are Continue reading Service Areas