mHealth Intelligence: CHQI Launches ATA-Endorsed Telemedicine Accreditation Program

March 22, 2018

ClearHealth Quality Institute (CHQI) recently announced that it is accepting applicants for its newly unveiled Telemedicine Accreditation Program (TAP), the only telemedicine accreditation program endorsed by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). TAP’s goal is to promote access to safe, quality, and competent healthcare regardless of the telemedicine model, modality, or the type of clinical services […]

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March 21, 2018

Annapolis, Md.-based ClearHealth Quality Institute, an independent healthcare accrediting firm, rolled out a telemedicine accreditation program and is now accepting applicants. As part of CHQI’s Telemedicine Accreditation Program — which is endorsed by the American Telemedicine Association — the firm released a TAP standards and guide, which replaces the ATA’s accreditation program. The TAP’s standards […]

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March 20, 2018

ClearHealth Quality InstituteTM (CHQI), an independent health care accrediting body, announced today the launch of CHQI’s new Telemedicine Accreditation Program (TAP). The program is now accepting applicants and the TAP Standards and Guide are now available at www.CHQI.com.

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March 9, 2018

ClearHealth Quality InstituteTM (CHQI), an independent health care accrediting body, announced today that its new Telemedicine Accreditation Program (TAP) standards have been officially endorsed by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). As the only telemedicine or telehealth accreditation program recognized by the ATA, the TAP accreditation seal provides consumers with an easy-to-identify confirmation of quality from an independent third-party organization, a patient and consumer benefit that had previously been unavailable for telehealth care.

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March 1, 2018

On February 9, 2018, Congress passed and President Trump signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which includes several key provisions that expand payment for telemedicine services under Medicare. Medicare covers almost 60 million Americans age 65 and over, as well as those under 65 who have disabilities.

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