State Telemedicine Policy Center

To better serve members on these issues and others, ATA is now using an online wiki format at www.ATAwiki.org. 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 State Telemedicine Policy Matrix by clicking on the map below.

NEW 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. 


      

State Telemedicine Policy News

  • Is your U.S. Representative one of 120?
    Jul 22, 2014
    There are now 120 Members of Congress on one, or both, of two pending bipartisan bills to expand the one-state license to other federal programs for interstate practice of telehealth.

  • OH Medicaid Releases Revised Medicaid Draft Rule
    May 19, 2014
    The Ohio Department of Medicaid has issued revised rules concerning the coverage of telemedicine-provided services. The agency received a high level of feed back from stakeholders since the rules were originally released in February and has issued an explanation of its proposed changes.

  • Tennessee Governor Signs Parity Law
    Apr 15, 2014
    Tennessee is the twenty-first state to enact a state-wide parity law for private insurance coverage of telehealth. After stalled attempts in the legislature last year, two telemedicine bills were reintroduced earlier this year and received overwhelming bi-partisan support.