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International Telemedicine: 4 Key Considerations to Launching a Global Telemedicine Program

by Joel Rush and Dawn Helak

All indications are that international telemedicine is well positioned for strong growth over the next several years. The global healthcare marketplace is ripe with opportunities for U.S. based healthcare systems and providers to take advantage of the expanding use of telemonitoring systems and other telemedicine technologies to deliver top flight healthcare to patients across the globe.

International TelemedicineHowever, 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 surround telemedicine. Who should be licensed and … Continue Reading