Learning Center

Your 24/7, online resource for telemedicine resources & educational content, including ATA Fall Forum recordings. Learn More

Case Studies

Case studies highlight the value of telemedicine, focusing on improving quality, access and reducing cost. Learn more.

Accreditation for Online Patient Consultations

Ensuring patient safety by accrediting online, real-time patient healthcare services. Learn more.

Telemedicine
Guidelines

Access all clinical telemedicine guidelines which have been released by ATA. Downloads are available at no cost. Learn More

Telemedicine:
State-by-State

See each state's telemedicine report card in these two critical state policy reports Learn More

 

Register for ATA 2015

May 2-5, 2015, Los Angeles. Register today for the world's premier telemedicine, telehealth & mHealth meeting! Learn More

May 2-5, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA – SAVE THE DATE for ATA's next annual meeting, the year’s most important telemedicine conference and trade show.
See each state's telemedicine report card in these two critical state policy reports on coverage & reimbursement, physician practices & standards.
ATA 2014 and Fall Forum conference recordings are now available in the ATA Learning Center!
ATA hosts a free monthly videocast with updates on the news and policies shaping telemedicine.
The online ATA Learning Center has thousands of educational resources for telemedicine professionals, accessible 24/7.

News

  • ATA Submits Suggestions to Bi-Partisan Congressional Initiative to Expand Telemedicine
    Jan 28, 2015
    ATA has been working with an important bi-partisan coalition that has a goal to bring “21st Century Cures” to the United States. In comments submitted earlier this week to the House Energy and Commerce Committee, ATA recommended that Congress take immediate action to improve coverage for telehealth services under Medicare payment innovations in a number of areas from fee-for-services to Accountable Care Organizations to bundled payment programs.

  • Everything you Need to Know about Telemedicine Reimbursement
    Jan 28, 2015
    A four-part educational series focused on reimbursement strategies for telemedicine wrapped up late last week. The series was designed by experts in the field and covered topics including: the current landscape of telehealth reimbursement; successful reimbursement models that drive physician adoption of telemedicine services; state-specific concerns regarding regulatory issues and risks, and more.

  • American Telemedicine Association Seeking Nominations for Excellence in Telemedicine
    Jan 20, 2015
    The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) is currently seeking nominations for the association’s annual President’s Awards for the Advancement of Telemedicine.

  • Registration and Housing Now Open for ATA 2015 in Los Angeles
    Jan 16, 2015
    Registration and housing are now open for ATA 2015, May 3-5, in Los Angeles. With a focus on networking and interactive learning, the ATA 2015 program offers a unique, can’t-miss opportunity to learn and engage with leaders in healthcare technology.

  • American Telemedicine Association Welcomes John Glaser, PhD to its Board of Directors
    Jan 14, 2015
    John Glaser, PhD, has recently joined the Board of Directors of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). Glaser joins an esteemed group of directors that provides guidance for the association, which has a mission to promote professional, ethical and equitable improvement in healthcare delivery through telecommunications and information technology.

  • New Teledermatology Practice Guidelines Group to Kick-Off in February
    Jan 14, 2015
    An ATA teledermatology guidelines work group has been approved to begin work on a new set of practice guidelines. This important initiative will kick off in February to revise the original teledermatology guidelines developed in 2007.

  • Congressional Panel Plans to Increase Medicare Telehealth Reimbursement
    Jan 14, 2015
    A work group of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce is drafting a four-year plan to eliminate existing barriers to care for Medicare patients. The group plans to seek coverage for telehealth services just the same as in-person visits are covered.

Events

  • Feb
    04

    Telehealth Technologies Showcase and Reception

    Feb 04 - Feb 04 2015
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  • Feb
    19

    Webinar: In Home Telerehabilitation Following Total Knee Arthroplasty

    Feb 19 - Feb 19 2015
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  • Feb
    24

    Free Videocast: This Month in Telemedicine

    Feb 24 - Feb 24 2015
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  • Feb
    26

    Telemedicine in 2015 - State Legislative and Regulatory Update

    Feb 26 - Feb 26 2015
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Physicians and Clinicians

Increase your reach as a healthcare professional, improve quality, increase access and lower costs—for both your practice and patients. ATA has resources to learn and responsibly practice telemedicine.

Researchers

Academic research is critical for telemedicine’s growth and is an ATA imperative. ATA hosts the leading peer-reviewed conference on telemedicine, telehealth and mHealth, and other activities that promote outcomes and best-practices research.

Healthcare Administrators

Integrating telemedicine into your institution increases clinical outreach and market share, improves patient satisfaction, cuts service costs and lowers readmissions. ATA helps you find the ROI and value of telemedicine and connects you with experts.

Corporate Product & Service Providers

ATA is both a medical society and a trade association, working with all stakeholders to drive the global deployment of telemedicine. ATA provides proven marketing opportunities, connecting buyers and sellers.

Students

Telemedicine is the future of healthcare and understanding the fundamentals of telehealth will be required for future clinicians. ATA offers educational opportunities to stay up-to-date and prepare for a future in telemedicine.

Health IT & Engineers

For patients, “meaningful use” of health IT means telemedicine. Building patient-centered IT systems is crucial for the development of modern healthcare. ATA provides a forum for engineers and clinicians to work together to build systems responsive to both patient and provider needs.

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