In a press release on their website, AT&T announced on November 4, 2010 that they have committed resources to developing a range of specialized services using technology to improve health care and reduce medical costs.
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While Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement is available for telehealth and telemedicine, resources to help us access this information is not well organized or easily accessible online yet. I’ve compiled these sources, and am happy to post the ones I’ve found here, but please add to them by commenting below if you can.
A recent article by Molly Merril discusses the release of a recent report about how health care organizations are using social networking sites with groups of patients online.
Whether you’re trying to develop a policy statement for your staff or need wording for your patient consent form, this Ohio State Medical Association document might be helpful. Here’s how to find the original document. Go to: http://www.osma.org/ and run …
You can’t download images you find in a Google search or other public source on-line and use them for your own web site, blog, book cover, product, etc. Doing so may, and usually does, violate a copyright of the person who originally created the image. As professionals, such pirating could be especially troublesome with regard to legal entanglements or penalties for us.
California Telehealth Network ‘s $30 million project, co-funded by the Federal Communications Commission’s Rural Health Care Pilot Program,
Are you confused about what to do when a new patient “texts” you on your cell phone? Not sure what you need to document in your psychotherapy notes? What are your other legal requirements with respect to informed consent?
Members of the American Telemedicine Association’s (ATA) telemental health special interest group (SIG) have laudably published a number of “Best Practices” or “Guideline” documents.
This is a press release from V3 Insurance Partners LLC. V3 Introduces New Miscellaneous Professional Liability Program June 4, 2010 V3 Insurance Partners LLC has introduced “Vantage360 MPL”, its miscellaneous professional liability program. Designed for non-degreed professionals and professional service …