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The Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP) is one of 14 Telehealth Resource Centers funded by the Office for Advancement of Telehealth (OAT), under the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), under the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), under Health and Human Services (HHS).
Every six months, the Center for Connected Health Policy updates its comprehensive scan of the 50 state medicaid program policies and the District of Columbia.
The National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers compliments the FSMB for re-examining its “Model Guidelines for the Appropriate Use of the Internet in Medical Practice” from 2002 to update these model guidelines.
Epstein Becker Green is pleased to present the 50-State Survey of Telemental/Telebehavioral Health (2016),a groundbreaking, comprehensive survey on the laws, regulations, and regulatory policies impacting telemental health in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
While other telehealth studies exist, this survey is focused solely on the remote delivery of behavioral health care.
Telepharmacy Rules and Statutes: A 50-State Survey
Developed by: Center for Telehealth and E-Health Law The Federation of State Medical Boards The Federal Office for the Advancement of Telehealth.
In July, Indiana scored a major win on the telemedicine legislative front. A new telemedicine state statute went into effect which expands the use of telemedicine together with certain prescribing rights (without an in-person office visit).
As of March 25, 2016, there have been 133 telehealth related bills introduced in 30 states across the nation. The most common legislation addresses reimbursement, telehealth professional standards, the need for in-person examinations, prescribing, and cross-state licensing.