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Opportunity in Telehealth - Strategies for Understanding and Managing Multi-Jurisdictional Laws to Achieve Scale

February 22, 2017 — 10:00AM - 11:00AM EST
Orange County Convention Center
304E
Session ID: 
160

Description

Laws and policy impacting telehealth are quickly evolving in a variety of ways both across the US and globally, and the globalization of remote care delivery is advancing this change like never before. This session will discuss strategies for evaluating and managing multi-jurisdictional laws and regulations while scaling your digital health business. From whether telehealth has changed the standard of care to whether a second opinion is the practice of medicine, the speaker will propose possible theories for the next frontier of legal and policy modifications expected to drive further change and business opportunity in digital health. The session will also provide a review of evolving payment policies for telehealth services (Medicare, Medicaid, commercial insurance state laws, risk-based payments).

Learning Objectives: 

  • Explain the diversity of legal and regulatory requirements applicable to telehealth
  • Identify the legal and regulatory trends that present on-going hurdles for some and opportunities for others given the technology applications and the telehealth models
  • Recognize the unique reimbursement eligibility requirements for telehealth services
  • Describe the policy trends impacting reimbursement coverage for telehealth
  • Recognize the unique prescribing requirements applicable to telehealth services and how specific technology methods can be used to advance compliance

Audience: 

Physician, CMO, CMIO
CIO, CTO
Government or Public Policy Professional

Speaker(s): 

Level: 

Intermediate

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