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For decades now, we have been working together to advance telehealth and remove barriers to its utilization. One of our major areas of focus has been related to barriers created by outdated federal policies, ...
The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has written a letter to commend MassHealth on their commitment to improving access to behavioral healthcare through telehealth while also make recommendations ...
ATA Endorses First-in-Class Blockchain in Healthcare Today and Telehealth and Medicine Today Peer Review Journals Partners in Digital Health (PDH) is pleased to announce the endorsement of its ...
ATA19  is unlike any other telehealth conference out there – and this year’s one-of-a-kind  educational program  will bring together a unique combination of payers, patients, practitioners, investors, and ...
The ATA is pleased to announce that Bernard J. Tyson – chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente – has joined the lineup of inspirational and visionary speakers at the ATA19 Conference . Under Tyson’s ...
Join the next ATA webinar, "Telehealth Interoperability - Driving Choice, Continuity, and Scale"   to be held Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 2:30 pm EST. This webinar will explore the state of telehealth ...
In response to the mandate from H.R. 6, the ATA has convened a special workgroup from membership within its Telebehavioral Health Special Interest Group. The workgroup has developed five recommendations ...
Dr. Joe Kvedar to Share Insights at ATA19 ATA is excited to announce that Dr. Joseph Kvedar – Vice President of Connected Health at Partners HealthCare, Harvard Medical School Professor, published ...
We have extended the ATA19 Call for Submissions deadline until Wednesday, January 16, 2019 . Submissions will be evaluated for how well they present or demonstrate these key concepts in action ...
Join thousands of healthcare professionals and leaders they come together in New Orleans, April 14-16 to explore how telehealth is transforming healthcare delivery. ATA19 is the perfect opportunity to ...
POLICY ALERT In February 2018, Congress passed the Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA), which included a requirement that telehealth be allowed to be included as a basic benefit, rather than a supplemental ...
Annapolis, MD / November 16, 2018  – ClearHealth Quality Institute TM  (CHQI), an independent health care accrediting body, revealed today the first group of organizations accredited under its new   ...
ATA Expands Payer Perspective of its Board of Directors For Immediate Release: November 15, 2018 Arlington, VA – The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) announced recently that it has ...
An Ask-the-Expert Conversation with Lyle Berkowitz, MD, FACP, FHIMSS and Alan Pitt, MD Physicians understand better than almost anyone what their patients’ needs are, as well as the healthcare ...
Exhibit and sponsorship opportunities are now available for the ATA19 Conference & Expo to be held April 14-16, 2019 in New Orleans, LA.  ATA19 convenes thousands of healthcare leaders and is ...
Dr. Tarik Shaheen saw a need to expand mental healthcare, which inspired his Texas-based company Iris Telehealth.   “We partner with different healthcare systems across the country and we try and understand ...
Juhi Israni, MS, Adriane Lesser, MS, Michael Kurliand, RN, MHA, Zia Agha, MD, MPH, & Kelly J. Ko, PhD A paradigm shift is slowly occurring in the healthcare field, moving from incentivizing the ...
Edge 2018 Will Highlight Emerging Best Practices in Telemedicine to Accelerate Delivery Model Innovation, New Program Design Initiatives, and Technology Implementation. The American Telemedicine ...
Hello and greetings from the DC area! As we move to the final weeks of the summer, I wanted to provide you some updates on what we’re doing at the ATA. You may recall that one message we heard at ...
We are pleased the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released proposed rulemaking updating payments for services under Medicare Part B and home health with improvements that indicate ...