Health Care Reform Has Arrived with PPACA — Telehealth Is the Vehicle

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Telehealth’s connection with Accountability Care Organization model (ACO) is foundational. With the recent change in our health standard, ACOs will need technology to function with integrated care models that tie profits to a practitioner’s ability to manage patient outcomes. Measuring and tracking outcomes over time will require technology to help providers increase their capability to follow up with patients. Effective health care delivery systems commensurate with the requirements of this law will require both sophisticated telehealth systems and well-trained telehealth practitioners.

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