New York State Health Department Announces Package of Innovative State Regulatory Initiatives that will Improve Access to Health Care and Reduce Overall Costs

New York Dept. of Health press release, February 20, 2018

Among the improved policies under a statewide Regulatory Modernization Initiative is a set of regulations and policies that aims to leverage advances in telehealth to address New York’s evolving health care needs and challenges for health care access.  One notable strategy involved expanding the list of eligible originating sites so that patients can receive telehealth services in any setting, including their own homes.

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