Telemedicine Series Part I: Telehealth Today – Compliance and Reimbursement Considerations (On-Demand Webinar)

Date: 03/12/24

Closed captions are available.

Overview: This webinar provides an overview of current issues in telehealth, focusing on how telehealth has evolved and the current status of compliance and reimbursement issues. The speakers first highlight Corporate Practice of Medicine (CPOM) and state licensing laws issues to consider when geographically scaling telehealth services/companies and describe the current state of e-prescribing requirements.  In addition, the speakers address Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial coverage and reimbursement of telehealth and other remote services. The webinar reviews the current status of the COVID waivers/flexibilities and discuss how these flexibilities led to the proliferation of telehealth companies during the pandemic and to significant innovation in Direct-to-Consumer telehealth businesses. Our speakers describe and explore various Direct-to-Consumer business models and the related risks.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand the legal framework for state Corporate Practice of Medicine, licensing, and e-prescribing laws and the issues for telehealth
  • Develop insight into the key issues related to Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial coverage and reimbursement
  • Develop familiarity with Direct-to-Consumer business models and the legal risks

Speaker Information:

Rebecca SimonePartner, Nixon Peabody LLP

Sean SullivanPartner, Alston & Bird LLP

Michelle McGovernGeneral CounselA Place For Mom


Moderator Information: 

Leeann HabtePartnerBest, Best & Krieger


Continuing Education:

CLE: AHLA’s live distance learning webinars are pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states: AL, AR, CA, GA, IL, IN, KS, ME, MI, MS, NC, NE, NJ, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, and WV. Please refer to the Distance Learning CLE State Chart on our Continuing Education Page to review the reporting procedure in these and other states.

CCB: The Compliance Certification Board (CCB)® has approved this event for up to 1.8 NON-LIVE CCB CEUs based on a 50-minute hour. Continuing Education Units are awarded based on individual attendance records. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by CCB of this event content or of the event sponsor.

The maximum number of credits available is 1.80.

 Also available from AHLA: 

AHLA Telehealth Law Handbook