Telehealth Use in Rural Healthcare Topic Guide

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Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub)

This guide provides an overview of telehealth in rural America to help health care providers find information related to providing telehealth services and highlights funding opportunities and other initiatives to implement telehealth services. The guide includes examples of telehealth projects to serve as models for rural hospitals and clinics to develop and implement telehealth programs. Challenges for providing telehealth services in rural areas are also discussed, such as workforce issues, quality of care concerns, reimbursement, licensure, and access to broadband services