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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

Top Healthcare Trends of 2016

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Jan 20, 2016
Wondering what 2016 will bring healthcare providers? With the new year comes a whole new set of trends for physicians....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, care cost, EHR, emr, health tech, mental health, mHealth, mobile health, physicians, Practice Management, practice profitability, revenue, 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

The Biggest Trends in Telemedicine from 2015

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 28, 2015
2015 saw a stream of headlines and new policy victories for telemedicine. As we head into the new year, the future for telemedicine is looking bright. A recent report valued the U.S. telemedicine market at $572 million in 2014 and estimates the market to grow to $2.8 billion by 2022....
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Topics: 2015, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, healthcare trends, interstate medical licensure compact, licensing, licensure, medicaid, Medicare, retail clinics, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy, telemedicine trends, telemental health, trends

10 Telemedicine Etiquette Tips to Deliver Professional Care

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 21, 2015
Telemedicine appointments are more popular than ever, but videoconferencing etiquette doesn’t come naturally to every physician, especially if you’re not very used to videochat....
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Topics: best practices, eVisit Blog Posts, etiquette, health tech, mHealth, physician, Practice Management, provider, tech, technology, telehealth, Telemedicine, video

What Should You Charge for Telemedicine Visits?

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Dec 17, 2015
If you've decided to implement telehealth into your medical practice, you know that decreased costs are not far away. Using telemedicine frees up valuable in-office time, keeps things running quickly and gives you the ability to see patients on their schedules....
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Topics: best practices, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, chronic care, compensation, consulting, orthopedic surgery, patients, post-op, Practice Management, primary care, revenue, surgery, telehealth, Telemedicine

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