Use of Telepsychiatry to Improve Access to Care for Rural Populations: State Considerations for Incorporating Telepsychiatry into Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integrated Systems
Discusses how telepsychiatry has been used to enhance access to care for rural and underserved communities. Describes two state telepsychiatry programs, in North Carolina and Washington state; summarizes lessons learned; and shares other telepsychiatry resources.
Jonathan Neufeld, Anna Ratzliff, Brian Cooper
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Access · Mental health · Telehealth · Uninsured and underinsured · North Carolina · Washington