Taskforce on Telemedicine Making Major Recommendations

Telehealth Regulations

Taskforce on Quality of Telemedicine Healthcare being started to ensure virtual care is also quality care A task force was ted to measure the quality of Telemedicine. National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the Alliance for Connected Care, and the American Telemedicine Association, uniting 22 industry experts on behalf of clinicians, health systems, telehealth platforms, state and federal […]

Telemedicine History, Definitions and Reference

What is Telehealth, What is telemedicine

Telemedicine History, Definitions and Reference An introductory guide for those new to Telemedicine What is Telemedicine? “The delivery of health care services, where distance is a critical factor, by all health care professionals using information and communication technologies for the exchange of valid information for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease and injuries, research and […]

FCC Reports on Improving Telehealth

Telehealth apps

This month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a report prepared by the Intergovernmental Advisory Committee regarding state, local, and tribal regulatory barriers and incentives to telehealth. The report examines how elements of broadband development and regulation act as barriers to the adoption of telehealth in rural and tribal areas across the country, then provide […]