TeleMental Health Blog


Call for Social Media Papers

The Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science (JTIBS) is calling for papers for a special issue about social media and telebehavioral health to be published in early 2021. The Journal welcomes submissions researching, evaluating and describing uses and misuses of …


COVID-19 Telehealth Reimbursement Update

COVID-19 Telehealth Reimbursement Update* Telehealth reimbursement for services delivered during COVID-19 has reportedly been variable. Practitioners across professions are voicing complaints about rejected billing. In this brief article, the Telebehavioral Health Institute (TBHI) summarizes current events as reported from key …


HIPAA Medical Records Release

HIPAA Medical Records Release   The HIPAA Privacy Rule grants patients or their personal representatives the right to receive, inspect and review their health information. Covered entities, to comply with the Privacy Rule, must follow HIPAA medical records release rules, …