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Telemedicine Technologies

Phoenix Biz Journal Names Arizona’s Top Tech Execs

By | General Interest, GlobalMed in the News, Telemedicine Technologies, Uncategorized | No Comments

GlobalMed’s Chief Technology Officer Mike Harris was one of the nominees. First, it’s appropriate to mention those chosen for the tech awards in seven categories at a dinner May 11th at the Phoenix Art Museum banquet and to thank the Phoenix Business Journal. Heidi Jannenga, the co-founder and president of…

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Xpress Station

Telemedicine Is the Driver for Changing Healthcare Delivery

By | General Interest, Legal Issues, Medical Board, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies | No Comments

While the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact will make it easier for physicians to be licensed in other states for telemedicine, the Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies would use telemedicine appropriately for Medicare. So far, the Compact (IMLC) has been approved by state legislatures in 19 states….

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GlobalMed Draws Crowds at American Telemedicine Association Meeting

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Telehealth 2.0 is the name of this year’s American Telemedicine Association (ATA) meeting and tradeshow at the Orlando Convention Center in Florida.  This year, GlobalMed is demonstrating eNcounter 4 to attendees, our telemedicine software platform that works on tablets and smartphones as well as laptops and desktop computers. eNcounter now…

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Arizona Telemedicine Parity

Arizona Considers Broadening Telemedicine Parity

By | General Interest, Legal Issues, Public Policy, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies | No Comments

During the Arizona Legislative session in 2013, the original telemedicine parity bill for rural areas only received unanimous approval of both the Senate and the House. Then, during the 2016 session, a bill expanding parity to include the entire state received unanimous approval, and it takes effect on January 1,…

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Nominee to Head the Department of HHS Supports Telemedicine

By | General Interest, Patient Engagement, Public Policy, Reimbursement, Telemedicine Technologies | No Comments

Representative Tom Price says he believes telemedicine can increase access to healthcare. Representative Price spent nearly four hours answering questions from members of the Senate Education, Health, Labor, and Pensions Committee today. The well-regarded Georgia orthopedic surgeon and Republican from that state was finally asked a question about telemedicine in…

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