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Why Telemedicine Could Be a Game-Changer for Your Practice

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Dec 16, 2015
Chances are you’ve heard all about telemedicine by now. You may even be seriously considering adding telemedicine services to your own practice....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health IT, health tech, HIT, Patient Satisfaction, physician-first, physicians, Practice Management, profitability, revenue, telehealth, Telemedicine

How Telemedicine Solves the Costly Problem of No-Shows

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 11, 2015
If you’re a healthcare provider, you know all about no-shows....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, cancellation, cash flow, costs, no shows, Practice Management, profitable practice, revenue, revenue drain, Telemedicine

Webinar: How to Choose the Right Telemedicine Solution

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 9, 2015
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Practice Management, software, telehealth, Telemedicine, vendors, virtual visits, webinar

Telemedicine & Medicare Chronic Care: What to Know About 99490

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 8, 2015
When Medicare announced in early 2015 it was adding the new CPT code 99490, it was a big win for chronic care management and telemedicine. 99490 was added specifically to provide better coverage for managing patients with multiple chronic conditions, a job that often requires a lot of “behind-the-scenes,” unbillable time for healthcare providers....
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Topics: 99490, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, CCM, chronic care, chronic care management, chronic illness, hospice, Medicare, nurse, nurse practitioner, nurse practitioners, physician, physician assistants, physicians, reimbursement, Telemedicine

How Does Telemedicine Affect Malpractice Insurance?

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Dec 2, 2015
As physicians, we don’t normally like to think about malpractice insurance or any scenario where we’d actually need it. But because telemedicine is getting popular, physicians and insurance companies are starting to wonder how to handle telemedicine from a malpractice perspective....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, documentation, insurance, liability, malpractice, malpractice insurance, mHealth, physicians, Practice Management, Telemedicine

What the Interstate Medical License Compact Means for Telemedicine

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 18, 2015
With the rise of telemedicine, one the biggest barriers has been our state medical licensing system. Telemedicine is helping break down geographic barriers to care. But telemedicine won’t be able to really extend access until doctors can provide care across state lines. How do we overcome the limitations of our state medical licensing system?...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, FSMB, interstate, interstate medical licensure compact, licensing, licensure, policy, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy

Medicaid & Telemedicine: Top 10 FAQs

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 12, 2015
At eVisit, we get a lot of interest from healthcare providers who want to offer better care access to their Medicaid patients. And why not? Telemedicine can be a great way to make sure even your Medicaid patients who live far away or have trouble getting into the office get all the care they need....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, coverage, dentist, doctor, faq, home care, home monitoring, medicaid, mHealth, physician, policy, reimbursement, state policy, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy

Free Webinar: How to Implement Telemedicine Into Your Practice

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 10, 2015
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Topics: best practices, eVisit Blog Posts, Practice Management, telehealth, Telemedicine, webinar, workflow

Telemedicine & Informed Patient Consent: Done the Right Way

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Oct 29, 2015
Getting patients’ consent is an important part of any telemedicine program. Not only is getting patient consent a recommended best practice by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA), it’s actually a requirement in many states....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, informed consent, informed patient consent, medicaid, patient consent, state policy, Telemedicine, telemedicine best practices, telepsychiatry

Whitepaper: 2015 Trends in Telemedicine

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Oct 19, 2015
Is telemedicine here to stay? If you haven't started implementing telemedicine into your practice, are you falling behind? Are patients actually using telemedicine? Does telemedicine really bring the cost-savings its proponents promise?...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, policy, research, Telemedicine, telemedicine trends, telemedicine whitepaper, trends

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