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Pros and cons of telemedicine

While this is not an exhaustive list for pros and cons of telemedicine, it is good to be aware of some of these before you get started. If you truly think through these, they can help you decide if telemedicine is right for your practice or not.Continue readingPros and cons of telemedicine

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COVID-19 updates on telemedicine

Even though telemedicine adoption had increased from 5% to 22% between 2015 and 2018, barriers still existed. Most providers were not clear on the reimbursement rates and there were several restrictions from Medicare/Medicaid as well. One must consult numerous restrictions around Medicaid reimbursement, private payer law and professional regulation/health & safety laws (statewide and national)Continue readingCOVID-19 updates on telemedicine

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Quick guide to telemedicine

Learn how to profit from telemedicine. In telemedicine, these are the modalities to understand
1. Telehealth – video calls
2. Virtual check in calls
3. Telephone-Only E/M
4. eVisits
5. Remote patient monitoringContinue readingQuick guide to telemedicine