1000 E University Avenue, Department 3432
Laramie, WY 82071
Welcome to the CRHRE
Welcome to the Center for Rural Health Research and Education (CRHRE, pronounced "share") Web site. A unit of the UW College of Health Sciences, the CRHRE's mission is to provide tools, technology, and support services that enable practitioners, administrators, educators, researchers, policy makers, and students to improve the quality of health care and services in rural areas of Wyoming.
The CRHRE is recognized throughout Wyoming as a leader in using technology to support health care, and it is the aspiration of the CRHRE to further develop experiences in this area by increasing the development and deployment of technology throughout the State's health care community. The CRHRE's main functions are (1) to provide expertise and services to the College, University, and State for technology in health research and education, and (2) to create strategic partnerships in support of decision making and policy development in the area of rural health care, particularly with regard to technology.
Please feel free to contact us if you have questions or comments about this important work.
American Telemedicine Association annual meeting and trade show: May 14-16, Minneapolis MN
Forbes recently published a story that says in 10 years, telemedicine will just be medicine.
MobileSmith listed five innovative mobile apps that have the potential to revolutionize health care.
An article from Reuters Health described how telemedicine improves care for children in rural emergency rooms.
The American Telemedicine Association has released a set of practice guidelines for online mental health services.
Watch this video from a California provider on the benefits of telehealth.