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CTRC Publishes Guide

CTRC Publishes Guide

Allie Clark | 1 min read | September 20, 2019The telehealth community is often heard clamoring for more comprehensive guides to help practices and providers navigate the confusing and murky waters of reimbursement. The California Telehealth Resource Center has stepped...

5 Reasons Why Patients aren’t Using Your Telemedicine Program

5 Reasons Why Patients aren’t Using Your Telemedicine Program

Best Practices | August 14, 2019 In the healthcare industry, the benefits of telemedicine are widespread and commonly understood. Integrating video appointments into your practice is no longer considered revolutionary. If you are one of the many providers who have...

J.D. Power Telehealth Satisfaction Survey

J.D. Power Telehealth Satisfaction Survey

Industry Update | August 5, 2019Early Results Give Insight into Lack of Patient Adoption  Direct-to-patient telemedicine has grown beyond novelty to notoriety, warranting the attention of national consumer reports to generate a quality standard for this emerging...

ATA: State of the States 2019 Report

ATA: State of the States 2019 Report

Industry Update | July 31, 2019The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has recently released one of the most comprehensive surveys of legislation and reimbursement for telehealth services in the nation… and reveals an encouraging glimpse of the future. The ATA is...

Experience Telehealth: Learn the Language

Experience Telehealth: Learn the Language

By Allie Clark | 8 min read | July 25, 2019[Part 1 of 3] Learning the Language of Telehealth There is a foundation for healthcare that transcends any specific medical field, location or tools used for care. That foundation is hope. Hope in better outcomes for a...

Teletherapy Proposal for MD Social Workers

Teletherapy Proposal for MD Social Workers

Maryland Deliberates Over Adding Social Work Clinicians to the List of Telehealth-Eligible Providers The field of teletherapy is rapidly expanding and is positioned to be the area of virtual care with the most widespread and consistent patient engagement, physician...

PSYPACT – Live and Rapidly Expanding

PSYPACT – Live and Rapidly Expanding

Allie Clark  |  July 5, 2019  |  Telemedicine News, LicensingTelehealth is a fulfillment of the dream: “healthcare for everyone, everywhere, anytime.” As telehealth becomes more mainstream and providers begin to see it as a tool rather than a patch; as technology...

Guide to Pricing Video Visits

Guide to Pricing Video Visits

Allie Clark | 5 min read | May 31Confusion over reimbursement policies for telemedicine appointments contributes to slow adoption among healthcare providers around the county. The emergence of telehealth technology has created a cloud of uncertainty on the economy of...

Florida’s New Telehealth Bill

Florida’s New Telehealth Bill

Allie Clark | 1 min read | May 16April 29, 2019 saw the passing of a new (and long-awaited) telehealth bill by the Florida legislature, and, for the most part, the take-aways are positive. Here are the highlights: Taking effect July 1, 2019: A definition which...

Righttime Case Study

Righttime Case Study

Urgent Care Telemedicine  [Case Study]Righttime Urgent Care has over a dozen locations covering 10 counties in the state of Maryland. They had been wanting to offer telemedicine services for quite some time, but their project had been stymied because of integration...