«As technology and medical processes advanced in the 1990s, modern telemedicine entered a new era, and with that, the American Telemedicine Association emerged as a leading voice championing widespread telehealth adoption.»

«The organization marked its 30th anniversary at the ATA2023 Annual Conference and Expo from March 4-6 in San Antonio. This year’s theme — “From Now What? to How To! The Vision and Realities of Telehealth Adoption” — focused on the next era of telemedicine, moving from point solutions to full system integration.»

«Federal scrutiny and uncertain policy direction remain major challenges to a seamless hybrid or virtual-first care delivery process. Just last month, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced a proposal for tighter limits on the prescription of controlled medications through telemedicine after the public health emergency expires in May. ATA has spoken out against the proposal, especially as it relates to patient care and access.»

Article written by Teta Alim



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