Epstein Becker Green’s 2019 Telemental Health Laws survey, was cited in MobiHealthNews, in “Laws Ensuring Commercial Insurance Coverage for Telehealth Increasing among States,” by Dave Muoio.
Following is an excerpt:
THE LARGER TREND
This steady increase of lawmaker support for telehealth echoes the conclusions of another survey from Epstein Becker Green, which noted that many new telehealth laws are bipartisan efforts driven by the US’ ongoing opioid epidemic. And beyond state legislature, major government-backed initiatives from the FCC, USDA and other federal agencies have also been laying the groundwork for new telehealth services targeting underserved populations.