Telemedicine

USDA announces investments in telemedicine projects addressing opioid emergency

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that telemedicine projects that address opioid emergency in rural communities will be awarded with funds.

American College of Physicians shares thoughts on how to establish a patient-provider relationship using telemedicine

Prior to a telemedicine visit, its important for patients and physicians to establish a relationship, according to the recent edition of the American College of Physicians' ethics manual.

Medicare’s Reimbursement for Telemedicine

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS), published a Proposed Rule about significant modification to Medicare payment policies

VA finalizes the federal rule to let providers practice across state lines

The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs has taken a step forward to provide healthcare across America. It has finalized the federal rule that allows providers to deliver patient care across different states.

Millennials opt for telehealth and walk-in clinics

As patient engagement takes new forms and value-based healthcare solutions are getting popular among patients, healthcare preferences of millennials show a sharp difference from Generation Xers and baby boomers. This will undoubtedly redefine healthcare industry in the future.