Amy F. Lerman

Amy F. Lerman

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Amy Lerman, an Associate in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the Washington, DC, office, wrote an article titled "Advice for Telehealth Providers with International Ambitions."

Following is an excerpt:

US based telehealth providers not only treat patients in remote or
underserved regions, but also can access an international market of
patients seeking access to specialty care in the US without having to
travel to get it. All indications are that the global healthcare
marketplace is ripe with opportunities for US based healthcare
providers1 to deliver high quality healthcare via telehealth
technologies to patients worldwide. Yet, with these opportunities come
certain challenges. Putting aside potential economic barriers to
launching any telehealth initiative, US based healthcare providers
seeking to provide international telehealth services face legal and
regulatory uncertainties.

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