Keyword: Nathaniel Lacktman
The former CEO of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health System has been tapped for a senior level position at Microsoft.
In its fifth telehealth advisory, the OIG said a federally qualified hospital could buy telehealth equipment for a county clinic for HIV support.
Attendees at this year's HIMSS conference in Las Vegas are focused on using technology to support patient engagement and consumerism.
Physician leaders have floated the idea of creating a medical virtualist specialty, stirring debate among telehealth and physician experts.
The OIG plans to review Medicaid telehealth payments to gauge compliance with reimbursement requirements, citing a significant increase in claims.
Expanding telemedicine programs could lead to an "Amazon effect" where a few large systems begin to dominate virtual care.
The Joint Commission has decided not to move forward with telehealth standards that would have added new burdens to providers with telehealth programs.