Project ECHO 1111 W. 17th Street Tulsa, OK 74107 918-561-1460
Project ECHO (Extension for Community Health Care Outcomes) is a collaborative model of medical education and care management that empowers clinicians
in rural and underserved communities to provide specialty care to more people right
where they live. Through the use of technology, Project ECHO connects an interdisciplinary
team at the OSU Center for Health Sciences with community providers to discuss treatment
for chronic and complex medical conditions. Launched in 2003 by the University of New Mexico, Project ECHO operates more than
90 hubs worldwide covering more than 45 diseases and conditions.
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, OSU-CHS is launching a
to keep healthcare providers updated as the situation changes.
COVID-19 Oklahoma Update ECHO - Every other Wednesday starting June 24th, 2020 at
8:30 a.m. - Please Register.
A Revolution in Medical Education and Care Delivery
The heart of the ECHO model™ is its hub-and-spoke knowledge-sharing networks, led
by expert teams who use multi-point videoconferencing to conduct virtual clinics with
community providers. In this way, primary care doctors, nurses and other clinicians
learn to provide excellent specialty care to patients in their own communities.
Project ECHO Benefits
Obtain knowledge from specialists at OSU Center for Health Sciences
Up to two hours of Category 1-A CME credit for participation
Advance knowledge to improve patient care
Engage with an expert team and collaborate with the ECHO community
Patients stay within community practice
How It Works
Patients need access to specialty care for their complex health conditions
Specialist are fewer in number and more difficult to access, especially in rural and
Health care clinicians get training in specialty care services so more patients can
get the care they need
Patients get the right care, in the right place, at the right time, improving patient
outcomes and reducing health care cost
Continuing Medical Education
The OSU Center for Health Sciences Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited
by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical
education for physicians.
The Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this program for a maximum of
2 AOA Category 1-A credits per session and will report CME specialty credits commensurate
with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity. Personalized Privacy Policies