290.003 Telemedicine Use As Supportive Mechanism

290.003

Telemedicine Use As Supportive Mechanism in Delivery of Care: The Texas Medical Association supports (1) development of guidelines and safeguards for the use of technology as a supportive mechanism in the delivery of health care; (2) adequate training and credentialing of health care personnel utilizing telecommunications as a mechanism to support the delivery of health care; and (3) quality assurance and peer review requirements for the utilization of telecommunications as a mechanism to support health care delivery (Council on Medical Education, pp 88-89, I-92; reaffirmed CME Rep. 7-A-03; reaffirmed CMS Rep. 1-A-13).

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October 07, 2016