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Telehealth & Telemedicine In New York (2014)

Telehealth & Telemedicine In New York (2014)


4.0 MCLE Credits in Areas of Professional Practice

The program will assist participants in understanding the current state of affairs surrounding the adoption and implementation of telehealth and telemedicine in multiple medical professions in the State of New York, with a focus on the professional, financial and legal barriers. The participating presenters have been selected from the market, government and academia to offer a comprehensive perspective on these issues.


A recent study found that the market for telehealth services is projected to grow globally at an annual rate of 16.9% from 2013 to 2018, with a $35.1 billion industry projected by 2018. This panel is the second in a series looking at telehealth and telemedicine in New York State, exploring the progress made towards the adoption of telehealth and telemedicine services in New York State, New York’s legislation regarding this area, and the legal barriers to be overcome.

Issues to be Addressed Include:

– How is telehealth and telemedicine currently being utilized in the health care industry?

– What professional and legal barriers to adoption of telehealth and telemedicine?

– How are medical professionals and health systems being reimbursed for providing services through telehealth and telemedicine?

– What initiatives or demonstration programs are projected to promote the adoption and use of telehealth and telemedicine?

Program Topics

* Overview of Telehealth: Telehealth Survey and Findings

* Licensing, Credentialing, Privileging and Standard of Care

* Legislation, Policy and Reimbursement

* Panel Discussion on Legal Barriers


Program Faculty

Charles C. Dunham, IV, Esq. (Program Chair)
Bond Schoeneck & King 

Ronald Bass
Director, Bureau of Policy Development and Coverage
Office of Health Insurance Programs of the NYS Department of Health

Al Cardillo
Executive Vice President
Home Care Association of New York State (HCA)

Christopher Chase, Esq.
Healthcare Program Specialist, IPRO

Charles Dunham, Esq.
Bond Schoeneck & King PLLC

Dr. Lynda Hohmann
Division of Program Development and Management
Office of Health Insurance Programs of the NYS Department of Health

Michelle T. Mazzacco
Community Services Division
St. Peter’s Health Partners 

Daniel Meier, Esq.
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Arnoff LLP 

Professor Alicia Ouellette
Albany Law School

Karen Roach, M.P.H.
Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs and Rural Health
Healthcare Association of New York State

Ruth Leslie
New York State Department of Health
Division of Hospitals and Diagnostic & Treatment Centers 

Raul A. Tabora, Jr., Esq.
Bond Schoeneck & King PLLC 


Total Credits: 4.00 | Areas of Professional Practice: 4.00

Non-Member Price: $235.00
Published Date:
  • September 17, 2014
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VDQ01
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 4.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 4.0