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The Development of Telehealth Laws in the U.S. from 2008 to 2015: A Legal Landscape

Description
Policy brief examining the scope and evolving nature of telehealth statutes and regulations in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Explores the extent to which state laws regulate primary care delivery through use of telehealth. Features U.S. maps showing changes from 2008 to 2015 in terms of various types of telehealth-related laws, including those governing insurance coverage, and statistics with breakdowns by the top 25 and bottom 25 rural states.
Author(s)
Cason D. Schmit, Alva O. Ferdinand, Timothy Callaghan, et al.
Date
11/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Southwest Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Health insurance · Legislation and regulations · Medicaid · Primary care · Reimbursement and payment models · Statistics and data · Telehealth