Telehealth NewsNRTRC is proud to provide you with the most up-to-date Telehealth News. From legislative and regulatory updates, to announcements, here you’ll find everything in the industry you need to stay informed. We will continue to benefit from expanding collaboration and information sharing as our membership list grows.
May 2016 UpdatePlease Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage updated regularly located by clicking here.
Highlightssince last update:
- Alaska’s SB 74 is awaiting the Governor’s signature. This bill would eliminate the current requirement in Alaska law that only an in-state provider may write a prescription for an Alaskan patient if the service took place via telehealth. The Federal Trade Commission submitted comments in support of the bill.
- Alaska’s HB 238 and Washington’s SB 6228, both bills to enact the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact, died.
- Idaho Board of Medicine adopted a rule clarifying obligations of licensed health care providers providing telehealth services.
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