Tammy Richmond

MS, OTRL, FAOTA

Tammy Richmond, MS OTR/L, FAOTA is a leading expert in clinical rehabilitation and wellness services with over 30 years of experience. She is a consultant in practice operations and management, and an entrepreneur and leader in advancing emerging practice areas, including telehealth. Ms. Richmond’s interest in telehealth began in 2008. Since that time, her name has become synonymous with telerehabilitation as she is a recognized leader in this emerging area. Tammy is the CEO/Founder of Go2Care, on online innovative technology platform for telerehab and triage/prevention software for MSKs. Go2Care just completed a two year risk management study of the use of their proprietary platform and software with employees for musculoskeletal symptoms working in steel manufacturing plants. Ms. Richmond served as Chair of the Telerehabilitation Special Interest Group of the American Telemedicine Association and has co-authored national and international standards and guidelines and spearheaded policy initiatives to facilitate telehealth innovation, practice adoption and reimbursement. Ms. Richmond is also a leader in administrative and clinical management and is the author of a best-selling practice management textbook. Overall, she has authored 20 professional publications, has given over 100 professional presentations, and guest lectures year round at a leading teaching institutions. For fun, Ms. Richmond serves on the advisory team for two other telehealth start-ups; MFaST, a 3D ROM measurement tool and PersonalRN, m-health patient population post- acute monitoring tool.

    Feb 20 - 8:00 AM PST Career Growth, Tech-Curious

    Skill-Building Workshops

    The Future of Telehealth is NOW: Policy and Practice

    Telehealth has existed for over a decade, however, the pandemic has accelerated its adoption in a variety of different areas of healthcare, including rehabilitation. In this fireside chat, long time telehealth champion and policy expert, Tammy Richmond will give an overview of the evolution of telehealth policy as it relates to PT, OT and SLP, now and in the future. She will give us a sense of the future of telehealth practice and the policy supports that are necessary to allow greater access to virtual visits to clients that need our rehabilitative services.

    Feb 21 - 10:00 AM PST Career Growth, Inventor

    Creating the Path Interviews

    Creating the Path: Entrepreneur and Leader in Telehealth

    Join Tammy as she reviews her robust career including starting Go2Care, an innovative online platform, becoming a leader in telehealth and using her experience to consult with other technology companies to provide guidance and serves as an advisor for several health tech start-ups.

    8:00 AM PST

    Saturday February 20

    The Future of Telehealth is NOW: Policy and Practice

    Telehealth has existed for over a decade, however, the pandemic has accelerated its adoption in a variety of different areas of healthcare, including rehabilitation. In this fireside chat, long time telehealth champion and policy expert, Tammy Richmond will give an overview of the evolution of telehealth policy as it relates to PT, OT and SLP, now and in the future. She will give us a sense of the future of telehealth practice and the policy supports that are necessary to allow greater access to virtual visits to clients that need our rehabilitative services.

    10:00 AM PST

    Sunday February 21

    Creating the Path: Entrepreneur and Leader in Telehealth

    Join Tammy as she reviews her robust career including starting Go2Care, an innovative online platform, becoming a leader in telehealth and using her experience to consult with other technology companies to provide guidance and serves as an advisor for several health tech start-ups.