Utah

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Telemedicine/Telehealth Definition

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"Digital health service means the electronic transfer, exchange, or management of related data for diagnosis, treatment, consultation, educational, public health, or other related purposes.”

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Telehealth or Telemedicine is a technological method of providing auditory and visual connection between the skilled home health care nurse at a Telehealth site and the patient living in a rural...

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Live Video Reimbursement

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Providers are eligible for reimbursement under Utah’s Medical Assistance Program.

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Utah Medicaid covers medically necessary physician and nurse practitioner services delivered via telemedicine.

Utah Medicaid covers medically necessary services delivered via telemedicine...

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Store and Forward Reimbursement

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Utah Medicaid defines telemedicine as "two-way, real time interactive communication" excluding store and forward from the definition.

Asynchronous transmission of telehealth data such as...

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Remote Patient Monitoring Reimbursement

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There is reimbursement in the UT Medicaid Telehealth Skilled Nurse Pilot Project for Patients in Rural Areas.

Patient eligibility requirements:

  • Reside in underserved rural areas...
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Skilled Nurse Pilot Project for Patients in Rural Areas

There is reimbursement in the UT Medicaid Telehealth Skilled Nurse Pilot Project for Patients in Rural Areas. ...

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Email / Phone / Fax

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Online Prescribing

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Recently Passed Legislation (Effective May 9, 2017)
Before providing treatment or prescribing a prescription drug, provider must:
Obtain and document patient's...

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Consent

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Location

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Cross-State Licensing

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An out-of-state physician may practice without a Utah license if:

  • The physician is licensed in another state, with no licensing action pending and at least 10 years of professional...
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Private Payers

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Site Transmission Fee

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The provider at the originating site receives no additional reimbursement for the use of telemedicine.

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Miscellaneous

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If a hospital participates in telemedicine, it shall develop and implement policies governing the practice of telemedicine in accordance with the scope and practice of the hospital.

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During the 2016 legislative session the Utah Education and Telehealth Network was appropriated $1,160,000 in one time funding.

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