While telemedicine visits offer more flexibility for patients, reimbursement remains a challenge. Only 10 states require telemedicine insurance payments to be on par with in-person visits, and 19 mandate some coverage, but not full parity. What’s more, Medicare coverage of telemedicine is limited, and Medicaid coverage is sporadic. Learn more about how reimbursement issues are impacting the use of telemedicine in different regions of the country.
Topics may include:
- How laws affect providers in different locales
- The impact of licensing and compacts, like that of the Federation of State Medical Boards
- Telemedicine partnerships
- New innovations in telemedicine