TELEMEDICINE: What You Need To Know

Below are a series of educational videos, provided at no cost, covering some of the legal and operational issues involved with the practice of Telemedicine.

Telemedicine in Asthma Management: What Clinicians Need to Know

This program will provide clinicians with the most current information to achieve easier transitions to this new and necessary form of care for asthma patients. It will outline the best practices for incorporating telemedicine in the clinic, including different strategies for virtual visits and remote patient monitoring, how to manage treatments, and how to navigate the complex legal and regulatory landscape pertaining to telemedicine.

  • Thursday, November 19, 2020 – 4 PM EST
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020 – 7 PM EST
  • Tuesday, December 15, 2020 – 1 PM EST


Making the Right Call on Telemedicine: Legal and Regulatory Perspectives
This program will provide an overview of what state and federal laws govern activities around telehealth or telemedicine generally, including changes the government has made to the regulation of telemedicine for the duration of the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.


COVID-19 Billing and Coding Guidance
There is differing and ever-changing information circulating regarding coding and payments.  This program will provide physicians tools and resources to navigate the use of allowed technology and the proper coding and billing guidelines for reimbursement.


Telemedicine Liability Considerations
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the sudden adoption of telemedicine by many practices and systems, accompanied by government and payer emergency measures that make providing virtual care easier. Given this rapid growth, it’s important to look at potential risks associated with telemedicine.

*The Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Tennessee Medical Association designates each of these enduring activities for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.