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Realizing the Promise of Telehealth: Understanding the Legal and Regulatory Challenges

Description
Describes federal and state compliance issues and regulatory challenges specific to the implementation of telehealth technologies in hospitals, healthcare systems, and with providers, and how they will affect telehealth services particularly in rural healthcare facilities. Includes discussion on coverage and payment including Medicare and Medicaid, health professional licensure and credentialing, online prescribing, patient privacy, fraud, and medical malpractice and professional liability insurance.
Date
05/2015
Type
Document
Organization
American Hospital Association
Tagged as
Healthcare business and finance · Legislation and regulations · Licensure and certification of health professionals · Telehealth