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CTeL Board Member Writes On Telehealth: Dr. Dale Alverson

CTeL Board member Dr. Dale Alverson recently wrote on the topic of:  Telehealth Saves Lives, Reduces Costs: A Physician’s Perspective.  Dr. Alverson serves as the Medical Director for University of New Mexico School of Medicine’s Center for Telehealth and Cybermedicine Research. Click here to read Dr. Alverson’s article on a physician’s view of telehealth and […]

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Minnesota Rep Sponsors Nurse Licensure Compact Legislation

DFL Rep. Kim Norton of Rochester has again introduced legislation in the Minnesota legislature to have the state join the Nurse Licensure Compact. A streamlined licensure process will recognize the changing way that healthcare is being provided, through tools such as telemedicine, according to supporters of Rep. Norton’s proposal. The Robert J. Waters Center for […]

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Last Chance for Your Input on CTeLs Telehealth “Quick Survey”

Some of you have responded to our call . . . but many of you haven’t! The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law (CTeL) has been conducting a Telehealth “Quick Survey”. We want your thoughts on the issues you believe CTeL should prioritize for our research, our Monthly “Brown Bag” webinars, and […]

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Physician Licensure and Telemedicine. Will Congress have a Say? Register Now CTeL’s February Webinar

The Future of Physician Licensure and Telemedicine–Will Congress Have a Say? will be the topic of The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law’s (CTeL) February Brown Bag Webinar. CTeL’s monthly telehealth legal and regulatory webinar will be held on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 12:00 noon EST.  We are excited to hear […]

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Joseph McMenamin, McGuireWoods Joins CTeL Legal Resource Team

Joseph P. McMenamin, a leading telemedicine legal expert and partner at McGuireWoods in Richmond, Virginia, has joined the Legal Resource Team at the The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law (CTeL). Mr. McMenamin holds the distinction of earning both medical and law degrees.  Mr. McMenamin was a university-trained internist and a practicing […]

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Report Released Examining Statistics on State Medical Board Disciplinary Actions

FierceHealthcare.com recently reported on a study released by Public Citizen which examined and ranked the state medical boards based on how regularly they discipline doctors.  According to the website, Louisiana ranked the best and Minnesota ranked the worst. This issue goes directly to the comments The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law […]

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It Is Not Too Late For the CTeL Legal and Regulatory Survey

The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law (CTeL) is well on our way in planning our telemedicine legal and regulatory research for 2012. But, it is not too late for you to provide your input in what you want to see in CTeL’s telemedicine legal and regulatory research. We have made it […]

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Maryland Telehealth Leaders Release State Telemedicine Policy Survey

Acting on a 2007 rural health plan, various key telemedicine participants in the State of Maryland determined that a statewide telehealth consortium would be crucial to helping deliver and receive telehealth/telemedicine services. Task forces and roundtables followed in subsequent years to identify the critical issues confronting the expansion of telehealth services in Maryland. The culmination […]

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Congress and Telemedicine Licensure-CTeL February Webinar

“The Future of Physician Licensure and Telemedicine–Will Congress Have a Say?” will be the topic of The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law (CTeL)’s February Brown Bag Webinar.  Please mark your calendar for Monday, February 27, 2012 at 12:00 noon EST to hear from two leading Congressional policy experts on the issue […]

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CTeL Releases 2012 Medicare Reimbursement Checklists

The Robert J. Waters Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law (CTeL) is pleased to announce that it has published the 2012 Medicare Reimbursement Checklists for Telehealth Professional and Facility fees. These checklists contain the current information related to telehealth reimbursement policies for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.  CTeL’s check lists reflect changes made […]

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