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FREE Webinar: What's the ROI of Telehealth?

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Mar 2, 2016
In a recent survey, 90% of healthcare execs said they’re currently developing or implementing telehealth programs. With stats like that, it’s undeniable that telehealth is a fast-trending topic in the medical field....
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Topics: benefits of telemedicine, eVisit Blog Posts, finance, Practice Management, practice mgmt, revenue, ROI, telehealth, Telemedicine, use case

History of Telemedicine Infographic

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 25, 2016
These days, we sometimes take telehealth (and general telecommunications and digital technology, for that matter), for granted. Afterall, with the widespread popularity of apps like Skype and the modern convenience of the internet, connecting with someone virtually seems almost commonplace....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, digital health, history of telemed, Infographic, mHealth, mobile health, smartphones, telehealth, Telemedicine

Using Telemedicine for Addiction Treatment

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Feb 24, 2016
We currently have a nationwide crisis going on in the mental health field. With the opioid epidemic growing, there just aren't enough counseling and addiction services to go around....
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Topics: addiction, eVisit Blog Posts, counseling, mHealth, mobile health, telehealth, Telemedicine, therapy

Will Telehealth Explode in 2016? Experts Weight In

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 17, 2016
Telehealth has been getting a lot of attention in the last couple years. And it’s no wonder, considering some experts project the industry to be worth $34 billion by 2020. Last year alone, legislators introduced over 200 telehealth-related bills and passed key policy to help expand coverage and support for telehealth....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, digital health, health tech, mHealth, telehealth, Telemedicine

New Telemedicine Policies Bring Promising Outlook for 2016

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 12, 2016
2015 was a huge year for telemedicine policy, with more than 200 telemedicine bills introduced in state legislatures nationwide. That includes at least one telemedicine-related bill for all but eight states!...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, interstate licensure, interstate medical licensure compact, licensing, Medicare, policy, revenue, telehealth, Telemedicine

Quiz: Is Telemedicine Right for My Practice?

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 10, 2016
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Practice Management, quiz, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine quiz

How to Create Your Telemedicine Billing Policy

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 5, 2016
One of the key parts of ensuring your new telemedicine solution brings your practice an ROI is setting up the right telemedicine billing strategy....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, insurance, medicaid, Medicare, parity law, Private payers, reimbursement, telehealth, Telemedicine

Telemedicine Cross-State Licensing Update

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Feb 3, 2016
For anyone who follows healthcare policy, a new year means new chances for important health legislation to impact our field. The American Telemedicine Association just completed an update to their industry reports. According to that new information, 29 states and the District of Columbia are coming into 2016 with telemedicine parity laws, and 8 states have pending parity legislation waiting for action. States are also enacting legislation to combat the challenges of interstate medical licensure....
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Topics: american telemedicine association, eVisit Blog Posts, cross-state licensing, interstate licensing, licensing, parity law, policy, telehealth, Telemedicine

5 Telemedicine Workflow Questions You Need to Answer

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Jan 14, 2016
When you're implementing a telemedicine program, your best bet for success is to work the new technology into your existing workflow. It's a lot easier to adapt your current workflow to your health tech than to create an entirely new productivity model, or shoehorn technology into your daily processes without making small changes....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, insurance, patients, Practice Management, practice mgmt, staff, technology, telehealth, Telemedicine, time management, training, workflow

2015 Was The Year of Telemedicine. Why 2016 Will be Even Bigger

Posted by Bret Larsen, Jan 5, 2016
2015 was a big year in telemedicine. And our team at eVisit felt that momentum....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, evisit, health policy, health tech, healthcare policy, HIT, legislation, mHealth, new year, parity laws, Patient Engagement, physician, physician-first, policy, quality of care, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy

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