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Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes

Project ECHO is a revolutionary guided-practice model that reduces health disparities in under-served and remote areas of the state, nation, and world. Through innovative telementoring, the ECHO model uses a hub-and-spoke knowledge-sharing approach where expert teams lead virtual clinics, amplifying the capacity for providers to deliver best-in-practice care to the underserved in their own communities. Learn More

Healthcare ECHO Programs

Project ECHO is dramatically improving health outcomes in rural communities across Oklahoma. The hub teams are comprised of specialists in areas of obesity medicine, infectious diseases, obstetrics, and palliative care. Through the use of technology, interdisciplinary teams are connected with community providers to discuss treatment for chronic and complex medical conditions.
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Mental Health ECHO Programs

These ECHO programs focus on addiction and mental health from infancy to adulthood. We now offer an ECHO program aimed at supporting health care providers in the time of COVID-19. Hub team members include addiction specialists, psychiatrists, psychologists, mental health and wellness specialists, and pharmacists.
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Education ECHO Programs

The OSU-CHS Education ECHO network’s Hub teams are comprised of highly skilled educators, professionals, and parents to share best practices and collaborate on issues facing Oklahoma schools. Offering virtual professional development, especially for rural areas of the state, to help resolve complex cases regarding Oklahoma schools, students, and families.
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News & NotesCheck out what’s happening at OSU-CHS Project ECHO

Congestive Heart Failure ECHO Program launches Wednesday, April 10th at 12:00 – 1:00 PM / CST

This ECHO Program, made possible through the $4.5M grant provided to OSU-CHS Project ECHO by TSET (Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust), aims to address the increasing prevalence of heart failure (HF) in the United States. Currently, approximately 6.7 million Americans over 20 years of age have HF, with projections indicating a rise to 8.5 million by 2030. The lifetime risk of HF has increased to 24%, meaning approximately 1 in 4 persons will develop HF in their lifetime. This ECHO program is designed to enhance provider knowledge, skills, and self-efficacy in diagnosing and treating congestive heart failure. The Congestive Heart Failure ECHO Program launches on April 10, 2024, from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CST. and will return every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. 

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Diabetes Management in Primary Care ECHO launches Wednesday, December 13th at 12:00-1:00 PM/CST

This ECHO was made possible through the $4.5M grant provided to OSU-CHS Project ECHO by TSET (Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust). While the state of Oklahoma faces many health challenges, one of the most glaring is diabetes.  Every year an estimated 23,717 people in Oklahoma are diagnosed with diabetes. The goal of this program is to increase primary care provider knowledge, skills, and self-efficacy in the evaluation and management of diabetes.

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TSET Awards OSU-CHS Project ECHO $4.5M to Improve Rural Health Care

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Pediatric Obesity Medicine ECHO in the News

With new AAP Obesity Guidelines published and the Oklahoma State Obesity Plan for prevention in place, our own team of experts is excited to continue their evidence-based, multifaceted approach to helping area and rural providers learn the best way to interact with and treat patients suffering from this disease. 

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Join the Veterans Care ECHO

Veterans face complex and often unseen medical and psychosocial challenges. We recognize veteran-care as a national priority and aim to enhance healthcare-seeking behavior and self-management in this population.

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Athletic Training-Sports Medicine ECHO launches Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at 12-1:00pm/CST

This ECHO was made possible through collaborative efforts between Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, OSU Athletic Training, and the new Human Performance & Nutrition Research Institute, as well as with generous funding from the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET).

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Past Event: Project ECHO Summit – Planning for a Decade of Growth

This event was held August 29, 2019.

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