This presentation will provide an overview of telehealth and its current practice in the United States as well as a review of the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act – specifically as it relates to RTs – and a discussion of the ways in which RTs will be able to practice and advocate via telehealth.

Approved for 1.0 CRCE

Original Broadcast Date:  March 29, 2016

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Seminar Information
Seminar Date:
January 01, 2018
Expiration Date:
October 01, 2018 12:00 AM
Seminar Objectives
  • Understand the evolution of telehealth/telemedicine
  • Understand current variables influencing the increasing widespread adoption of telehealth
  • Understand the basic technology utilized in telehealth consults
  • Understand the proposed changes in the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act and how they affect Respiratory Therapists
Telehealth and the Respiratory Therapist: A Perfect Partnership
Speaker Information
Brooke Yeager MSc, RRT
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Association for Respiratory Care
Continuing Respiratory Care Education: 1.00
This seminar is no longer available for purchase.