Archive for December 2015

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Division: Utilizing Telehealth to Improve Behavioral Health Care

The Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center (PBTRC) sat down with Dr. David E. Roth, Clinical Director and Derek Vale, Health Systems Management Office Chief, of the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Division (CAMHD) of the State of Hawaii Department of Health (DOH). In the video above, Dr. Roth and Derek Vale discuss the CAMHD program and how they utilize telehealth to best fit the needs of their patients.

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NCSL Report – Telehealth: Policy Trends and Considerations

NCSL Report – Telehealth: Policy Trends and Considerations

On December 10, 2015, the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) released a new report entitled, “Telehealth: Policy Trends and Considerations” at a session of the NCSL Capitol Forum in Washington, D.C. The report is the product of a year-long effort involving state legislators, staff and industry representatives. The report addresses three major areas: Coverage and Reimbursement, Licensure, and Safety and Security.

To read the report in it’s entirety, please CLICK HERE.

 

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