EU Is Ahead Of The Curve On Telehealth

Law360, New York (April 4, 2013, 10:17 AM EDT) -- Telehealth is expanding rapidly outside of the U.S. in both developed and developing countries. Not surprisingly, the expanded use of telehealth presents many of the same regulatory and reimbursement challenges abroad that it does here in the U.S. One region in particular that has taken steps to expand telehealth across borders is Europe, where in an effort to confront the legal issues raised by telehealth, the E.U. has removed and revisited existing regulations.

The E.U. has also issued guidance through the European Commission (an institution that...
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