Epstein Becker Green’s 50-State Survey of Telemental/Telebehavioral Health (2016) Cited in “ATA’s Practice Guidelines Target Telestroke, Telemental Health”

mHealth Intelligence

Epstein Becker Green’s 50-State Survey of Telemental/Telebehavioral Health (2016) was cited in mHealth Intelligence, in “ATA’s Practice Guidelines Target Telestroke, Telemental Health.” The survey, which was co-authored by Amy F. Lerman, a Senior Counsel in the firm’s Washington, DC, office, provides a detailed analysis of the laws, regulations, and regulatory policies impacting telemental health in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Following is an excerpt:

Still, the industry is facing its issues. A 600-page report produced last year by the Epstein Becker Green found a mental health field suffering from a severe shortage of providers, with only an estimated 40 percent of Americans getting the care they need.