Who We Are
The Rural Telementoring Training Center (RTTC) provides free training, tools, and technical assistance to support the implementation and evaluation of telementoring programs for rural and remote health care workers.
Telementoring has a spectrum of uses for transforming health care training and education including:
- Delivering evidence-based curricula
- Offering practice-based, culturally responsive approaches to care
- Advancing the skill set of health care workers
- Task-shifting to increase community access to specialized care
- Creating communities of practice and learning that foster and engagement through peer-to-peer interaction
Rural Telementoring UnConference
In October 2022, the RTTC hosted the first Rural Telementoring UnConference.
This event featured an array of 4-minute presentations by national experts on topics relevant to rural health followed by interactive group discussion to build partnership and drive innovation.
TAKE on HIV for Health Professions Programs
RTTC program director, Dr. Wari Allison was recently awarded a HRSA grant to address the growing shortage of health care workers who care for people with HIV. This project presents a tremendous opportunity to improve HIV care and treatment access throu …
HHS’s Best Practice Guide on Telehealth Training and Workforce Development
We are excited to share that RTTC was cited on Health and Human Services (HHS)’s best practice guide on Telehealth Training and Workforce Development. The guide includes resources and tips on how to best incorporate telehealth into practice and use tel …
“Talking Health in the 406” on media
Congratulations to our partner, the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) team, whose podcast “Talking Health in the 406” was featured in a press release and by 3 KRTV Great Falls. It has been a pleasure working with thi …
In partnership with
This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U5ARH39480 and title Rural Telementoring Training Center. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.