4 Key Issues In Launching A Global Telemedicine Program
October 17, 2012, 1:47 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 17, 2012, 1:47 PM EDT) -- All indications are that international telemedicine is well positioned for strong growth over the next several years. The global health care marketplace is ripe with opportunities for U.S.-based health care systems and providers to take advantage of the expanding use of telemonitoring systems and other telemedicine technologies to deliver top-flight health care to patients across the globe.
However, wherever there are opportunities, there are challenges. In addition to the economic and financial barriers to launching an international telemedicine program, there are legal and regulatory uncertainties that...