Annual Telehealth Summit of South Carolina

Since 2013, Palmetto Care Connections has hosted South Carolina’s Annual Telehealth Summit, traditionally a three-day conference which presents a variety of telehealth topics delivered by local, state and national speakers.

Palmetto Care Connections hosted its first Virtual Telehealth Summit on October 9, 16, and 23, 2020. To access the recordings click here.

Congratulations to the 2020 Award Recipients:

2020 National Telehealth Champion: Congressman James E. Clyburn, U.S. House of Representatives

2020 State Telehealth Champion: James McElligott, M.D., M.S.C.R., Medical Director, Center for Telehealth, Medical University of South Carolina

2020 SC Telehealth Pioneer: Brenda M. Ratliff, M.D., Psychiatrist, S.C. Department of Mental Health

2020 SC Telehealth Advocate: Rick Foster, M.D., former Executive Director of the Alliance for a Healthier S.C.

2020 SC Innovator Award: McLeod Telehealth Team, McLeod Health

2020 SC Telehealth Program of Excellence: The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Tele-ICU and ICU Innovations Program


Poster Award Winners:

Scientific Winner: “Comparison of Diagnostic Yield for Telegenetics versus In-Person Genetics Evaluations,” Author: Michael Lyons, Greenwood Genetic Center

Programmatic Winner: “Telenutrition Decreases Barriers to Surgery for Adolescents with Severe Obesity,” Authors: Molly Mills, R.D.N., L.D.; Sarah B. Hales, Ph.D.; Nina Crowley, Ph.D., R.D.N., L.D.; James McElligott, M.D.; Aaron Lesher, M.D., M.S.C.R. Medical University of South Carolina

People’s Choice Winner: “Serving Up Wellness Telehealth Education in S.C. Schools,” Author: Kimberly South, Prisma Health.

Watch our 2020 Telehealth and Poster Award Winners.

In addition to our sponsors, PCC is grateful for the support of the following companies
and organizations who participated as exhibitors:

  • Advanced ICU Care
  • Advanced Video Group
  • Allm
  • American Well
  • Blue Cirrus
  • Eagle Telemedicine
  • Henry Schein-Medpod
  • Iron Bow
  • Limber Health
  • One Vision Solution
  • Pacify
  • Pexip
  • Recovr
  • Sano Health
  • SOC Telemed
  • South Carolina AHEC
  • Space Saving Solutions
  • Spectrum
  • Teladoc Health