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Virtual Town Hall with Senator Krueger

DOROT is pleased to sponsor an upcoming zoom event on March 5 with Senator Liz Kreuger's office - Virtual Town Hall on Telehealth Basics: What It Is, and How to Access the Service.

If you have questions about what telehealth is, how to make the most of your telehealth visit, or how to get online to use the telehealth service - this is the event for you!

On Friday, March 5 from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm, Dr. Sarah Czaja, Director for the Center on Aging and Behavioral Research at Weill Cornell, will join Senator Liz Krueger to provide an overview of what telehealth is, when to use it, and how to get the most out of your virtual telehealth care visit. 

Lorraine Voytek, Director of DOROT's Connect Through Tech Programs, will also be a featured speaker.

After Dr. Czaja’s presentation, hospital representatives will host breakout rooms for a workshop on how to make a virtual visit with your specific health network doctor. During this portion of the program, hospital representatives will share information about your network’s portal, how to make an appointment online, and answer your technology-related questions about telehealth.

Participating Hospitals Include:

  • Bellevue
  • Lenox Hill Hospital (Northwell Health)
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering
  • NYU Langone
  • Mount Sinai
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Hospital for Special Surgery

When you RSVP, please indicate your preference for the health network breakout room you want and you will automatically be placed in the breakout room when the main presentation is over. If you do *not* choose a specific breakout room, one will be assigned to you.


Attendees will be able to submit questions through Zoom during the event but are strongly encouraged to submit them in advance when registering.

**Once you register for the event, you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link**

For this telehealth event, you will only be able join the event online through Zoom, a webinar hosting service. The event will not be livestreamed on Facebook or available by phone.

**If you are unfamiliar with Zoom or usually call in to Zoom programs, DOROT's Tech Coaches can help. Contact as soon as you register for the program.**

The event is cosponsored by DOROT, Search and Care, Stanley Isaacs Senior Center, and Lenox Hill Neighborhood House.