Discussion Prompt: analyzing policy (2 diff copies)
How does U.S. government reimbursement policies for healthcare providers impact the use of telemedicine in your state?
- Length: A minimum of 250 words, not including references
- Citations: At least one high-level scholarly reference in APA from within the last 5 years
- Patton, Zalon, Ludwick Chaps 5 & 6
- Additional Required Website Readings:
- GovTrack.us (2019). S.787—115th Congress: Telehealth Innovation and Improvement Act of 2017.
- The National Telehealth Policy Resource Center (2019, Oct.). News, Telehealth Policy. Public Health Institute.
- Telemedicine Regulations in California (2019). Chiron Health.
- Wicklund, E. (2019). CMS at ATA: Medicare coverage of telehealth will take some time. mHealth Intelligence.
- American Telemedicine Association (ATA) (2019). Policy updates. Washington, DC: Author.
- American Telemedicine Association (ATA) (2019). State of the states report: Coverage and reimbursement. Washington,DC: Author.
- Peterson, M. (2017, Feb.). What is policy analysis?