Telehealth Is Family Medicine’s Next Big Opportunity

January 6, 2018

Many patients in this economy may have a tablet computer or a smartphone, but not an automobile.

AAFP to FCC: Improve Rural Telehealth to Support Primary Care

February 5, 2018

The AAFP offered recommendations to help ensure that practices receive the support they need and patients have the benefit of longitudinal care from a primary care physician.

CHRONIC Care Act Signals Meaningful Change for Medicare Telehealth Coverage

February 21, 2018

It signals a newly energized willingness on the part of policymakers to work to expand use of telehealth services for Medicare beneficiaries.

Telehealth, mHealth Make Nurses Pivotal Presence in Healthcare

February 26, 2018

Telehealth and mHealth technology have propelled the nurse from a note-taker and hand-holder to a controller and dispenser of information. And they’re using those skill to improve care management and coordination.

Intermountain Turns Telehealth, mHealth Into a Connected Care Platform

March 6, 2018

By gathering 35 different telehealth and mHealth services into one connected care platform, Intermountain Healthcare aims to make care coordination and management a community effort.

Telehealth Billing Compliance: Medicare Says Goodbye to the GT Modifier

March 12, 2018

Effective January 1, 2018 that has changed because CMS has decided to largely eliminate the requirement to use the GT modifier on telehealth claims.