General Interest

Arizona Telemedicine Parity

Update: Arizona Considers Broadening Telemedicine Parity

By General Interest, Legal Issues, Public Policy, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies No Comments

Recently the Arizona Senate and House met to consider bills for telemedicine parity. Telemedicine parity requires insurance companies to reimburse physicians who see remote patients telemedically at the same rate as in-person visits. During the Arizona Legislative session in 2013, the original telemedicine parity bill for rural areas only received…

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Nominee to Head the Department of HHS Supports Telemedicine

By General Interest, Patient Engagement, Public Policy, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies No Comments

Representative Tom Price says he believes telemedicine can increase access to healthcare. Representative Price spent nearly four hours answering questions from members of the Senate Education, Health, Labor, and Pensions Committee today. The well-regarded Georgia orthopedic surgeon and Republican from that state was finally asked a question about telemedicine in…

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