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TIA Telehealth Event to Showcase Latest e-Health Technologies & Address Policy Implications

Taking Place on Capitol Hill on Wed., Feb 4, Showcase will Feature Members of Congress; Samsung, Dell, Blackberry & Other Leading Companies

Arlington, VA. (February 2, 2015) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, will hold a special telehealth event on Wednesday to explore the latest technologies driving this dynamic industry and examine the public policy implications. The event, which is being organized by TIA and the HIMSS Foundation’s Institute for e-Health Policy, will be hosted by U.S. Reps. Greg Harper (R-MS) and Peter Welch (D-VT).

The Telehealth Technologies Remote Monitoring and Patient-Generated Health Data Showcase & Reception will feature more than 20 leading industry and government organizations, along with members of Congress. Exhibitors will include Blackberry, Dell, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Panasonic, Qualcomm, Samsung, UL and others.

The showcase begins at 3:00 p.m., and will be followed by a reception at 5:00 p.m. The event is open to the media. To register, please contact Farrah Kim, 202.568.8986.

WHO:Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA)
WHAT:TIA Telehealth Showcase
WHEN:3:00-7:00 pm; February 4, 2015
WHERE:Rayburn House Office Building, Rooms B338-340

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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and services empower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit for more details.

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