Review: Federation of State Medical Boards posts resource on state changes to telemedicine licensure requirements for COVID-19

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Review: Federation of State Medical Boards posts resource on state changes to telemedicine licensure requirements for COVID-19

Review: Federation of State Medical Boards posts resource on state changes to telemedicine licensure requirements for COVID-19

This analysis of state laws shows that 43 out of 51 jurisdictions (including Washington DC) have amended their state medical licensure requirements to facilitate improved access to specialty and primary care in community settings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

|2020-04-17T19:32:50-04:00April 17th, 2020|COVID-19 Literature|Comments Off on Review: Federation of State Medical Boards posts resource on state changes to telemedicine licensure requirements for COVID-19

About the Author: Ross Silverman

Ross Silverman
Ross D. Silverman, JD, MPH, is Professor of Health Policy and Management at Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health and Professor of Public Health and Law at Indiana University McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis. He is a member of the IU Centers on Health Policy and Bioethics. His research focuses on public health and medical law, policy, and ethics, and law's impact on health outcomes and vulnerable populations. He also serves as Associate Editor on Legal Epidemiology for Public Health Reports, the official journal of the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General and the U.S. Public Health Service. His most recent Covid-19 publications include: "Ensuring Uptake of Vaccines Against SARS-CoV-2" in the New England Journal of Medicine (with MM Mello & SB Omer), and "Covid-19: control measures must be equitable and inclusive" in BMJ (with ZD Berger, NG Evans & AL Phelan)

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