Utilization of Telemedicine Among Rural Medicare Beneficiaries
Demonstrates the trends in the use of telemedicine utilization by rural Medicare beneficiaries between 2004 and 2013. Data is derived from Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes or telemedicine-specific codes, using Medicare's definition for rural. Includes a table comparing patient characteristics for Medicare beneficiaries with and without a telemedicine visit in 2013.
Ateev Mehrotra, Anupam B. Jena, Alisa B. Busch, et al.
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, 315(18), 2015–2016
Medicare · Statistics and data · Telehealth