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  • Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2469 (Relating to Telehealth) – June 30, 2014

    Bill Signing: Senate Bill 2469 (Relating to Telehealth) – June 30, 2014

    On June 30, 2014, Governor Neil Abercrombie of the State of Hawaii signed into law Senate Bill 2469: Relating to Telehealth. This bill requires equivalent reimbursement for services, including behavioral…

  • Legislation Update

    Legislation Update

    The Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP), continuously tracks all the telehealth and telemedicine legislation across the country. In 2012, CCHP became the federally designated National Telehealth Policy Resource Center, tasked…

  • Collaborative Care Models: Eric Dishman – April 11, 2014

    Collaborative Care Models: Eric Dishman – April 11, 2014

    Eric Dishman, an Intel Fellow and General Manager of the Health & Life Sciences Group in the Intel Data Center Group, gave a presentation at the Queen’s Conference Center on…

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Lawmakers To Propose Medicare Telehealth Coverage BilliHealthBeatReps. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) and Glenn Thompson (R-Pa.) plan to introduce bipartisan legislation that would incrementally allow Medicare to cover telehealth and remote patient monitoring services, MobiHealthNews reports (Comstock, MobiHealthNews, ... [...]
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
Physicians Say International Telehealth Program is BeneficialiHealthBeatThe majority of physicians participating in an international pediatric telehealth program were satisfied with the service and believed it improved patient outcomes, according to a study published in the journal Telemedicine and e-Health, Healthcare IT ...and more [...]
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Source: Hawaii Telehealth News
Health care professionals say that Google Glass could be helpful and innovative in both patient and surgery settings, but HIPAA compliance and patient privacy remain key concerns. Currently, physicians and IT vendors are working on applications and solutions for the device to resolve those issues. The Atlantic. [...]
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat