TQ Teleconnection- October 2017

VA proposed rule would override state licensing restrictions to expand access to telehealth

The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a proposed rule that would allow VA providers to treat patients in any state via telehealth, regardless of where they are licensed to practice.

The proposed rule would override state licensing restrictions that the agency says are limiting its telehealth program and allow VA physicians to treat patients anywhere in the country using the VA's telehealth technology. 

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Fierce Healthcare (9/29/17)

Evan Sweeney