State Policy Resource Center

State Telemedicine Gaps Analysis

These reports identify and compare state policies on a report card, assigning each state grades ranging from A through F based on telemedicine reimbursement and physician practice standards.  

ATA has captured the complex policy landscape of 50 states with differing telemedicine policies, and translated the data into an easy-to-use format. Each state is graded based on telemedicine reimbursement policies as well as policies outlined by their respective state Medical Board.

Click on the images below to download each report.




To better serve members on these issues and others, ATA is now using an online wiki format at This makes it easier for members to access and share relevant information. Please help keep the state information current and comprehensive by contributing additions, deletions and edits to ATAwiki.


For state-specific information, such as Medicaid coverage and reimbursement, click here.

For a regularly-updated overview of policy considerations in each of the 50 states, please see ATA's 2016 State Legislation Matrix by clicking here.

Members Only Resource:

The ATA State Telemedicine Legislative & Regulatory Trackers provides live, up-to-the-minute updates pertaining to telemedicine policy. Each listing includes details on a bill or rule, the corresponding sponsor, language, status and scheduled hearings. This is a benefit available to current ATA members exclusively. 

States with Parity Laws for Private Insurance Coverage of
Telemedicine (2016)