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June 10, 2019

At Xtelligent Healthcare Media’s Value-Based Summit on Telehealth last week in Atlanta, ATA CEO Ann Mond Johnson challenged providers to look beyond 7 inaccurate descriptions of telehealth and embrace connected care. Telehealth is slowly gaining a foothold in the US healthcare ecosystem, but it hasn’t taken that giant step forward that its supporters would like […]

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February 12, 2019

Some states have involved mental health advocates in creating policies around mental health parity, and gotten more effective enforcement. The last in our series on mental health parity laws and enforcement in North Carolina, and beyond. In 2018, the national advocacy project, Parity Track, gave North Carolina an “F” on how well its statutes guarantee that people […]

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February 7, 2019

The proliferation of telemedicine companies and their array of products and services necessitates a national, standardized means of assuring quality, patient safety, and competent care. By: Michael Gomes, CEO, ClearHealth Quality Institute The growth of telemedicine has been nothing short of explosive and that trend is expected to continue, even accelerate, worldwide. As one might […]

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November 28, 2018

A new accreditation program could become the seal of quality for the increasingly crowded telemedicine space, and many of the industry’s biggest names are lining up to earn the stamp of approval. ClearHealth Quality Institute, a Maryland-based healthcare accrediting organization, has announced its first set of accreditations for telemedicine providers. Six telemedicine organizations have met […]

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November 19, 2018

ClearHealth Quality Institute revealed the first five organizations accredited under its new telemedicine accreditation program. ClearHealth Quality Institute, an independent healthcare accreditation and certification firm, created the standards and guides for its program in partnership with the American Telemedicine Association as an update to the trade group’s accreditation program. Today, ClearHealth Quality Institute offers the only ATA-backed telemedicine accreditation […]

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