Bills Introduced in States

Recently, New York, Connecticut, South Carolina, and Louisiana have introduced bills related to telemedicine and telehealth. In New York, two companion bills one in the House and one in the Senate includes reimbursement for telemedicine services for home health agencies, long term home health care programs, AIDS home care programs, and licensed home care services agencies. If services are covered for hospital, medical and/ or surgical care then telemedicine services would be covered.

The state of Connecticut is considering a bill to deal with the coverage of telemedicine services Continue reading