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Telemedicine Rule Proposed by Wisconsin Medical Examining Board in Final Stages of Review


Posted on February 13, 2017 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

The Wisconsin Medical Examining Board (“MEB”), on January 27, 2017, filed with the Wisconsin Legislature a proposed administrative rule governing the practice of medicine using telemedicine (“Med 24”). Upon the completion of the legislative review and approval process and final publication by the MEB, Med 24 will delineate standards that apply to a physician... READ MORE

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USDA Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program Announced for 2015


Posted on June 8, 2015 in Health Information Technology

Written by: Michael T. Batt

On June 4 and June 10, the Rural Utilities Service will host webinars focused on the Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program. These webinars will inform participants about the major eligibility and regulatory requirements of the program and provide detailed guidance on how to submit a successful grant application. Click here to learn more.... READ MORE


Indiana Adopts Telehealth Parity


Posted on May 28, 2015 in Health Information Technology

Written by: Michael T. Batt

With the signing of Senate Enrolled Act 554, Indiana has joined the ranks of states adopting a telehealth parity law. Effective July 1, 2015, third party payors will be obligated to reimburse providers for telemedicine services on the same basis they would have had the health care service been provided via a face-to-face consultation.... READ MORE