09-10-2018 08:45 AM CET - Health & Medicine

Telehealth Documentation & Administrative Compliance: Legal, Ethical and Other Requirements - Part II & III

Press release from: Telebehavioral Health Institute

8 September 2018, San Diego, CA - If you are serious about telehealth, spend a few hours getting yourself up to speed with required legal, ethical and other speciality telehealth documentation compliance. This 100% online professional training experience will help you comply with the rapidly evolving and surprisingly precise federal, state, as well as national accreditation and association requirements for telehealth documentation. You’ll be introduced to key concepts, documents and sample documents. Whether you are employed in a hospital, agency, FQHC, practice group, or are a provider of any type, you’ll be given key principles, templates and handy checklists to get you informed, organized and in compliance with the rules you need to follow.

On Wednesday, September 26th from 2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific, TBHI will present: Telehealth Documentation & Administrative Compliance: Legal, Ethical and Other Requirements - Part II

Presenter: Marlene M. Maheu, PhD is lead author of multiple telemental and telebehavioral health textbooks and journal articles, including the recently published, “An Interprofessional Framework for Telebehavioral Health Competencies.” With regard to the telehealth documentation compliance training now being offered by the Telebehavioral Health institute, she explains, “The recently published competencies focused its attention on 10 domains and subdomains, which included documentation and administrative compliance.” She continued, “The TBHI documentation and administration training then, focuses on the competencies related to legal, ethical and other documentation requirements for telehealth.”

Dr. Maheu added, “In this webinar series, participants will be given the needed guidance, resources and time to develop checklists to use in their respective work settings to achieve compliance with their respective licensing boards, professional association ethics boards and other speciality groups, such as the URAC, the Joint Commission, the Council on Accreditation, the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, as well as speciality guidelines published by a variety of organizations.”

The first lecture was given in August, but is fully recorded and available 24/7 in the TBHI Learning Center. The two remaining live segments are scheduled for September 26th and October 10th 2018 from 2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific. Attendees are invited to register before or after any one of these live events. Past events have been fully recorded and are available along with slide sets for repeated review as needed. Participants may also be eligible to receive a total of 6 CE Hours for legal and ethical training as required by a majority of state licensing boards. See TBHI CE Hour details here to verify such CE approval status: telehealth.org/continuing-education/.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will be able to:

Identify at least two types of documents to use as a source for their specific discipline’s relevant documentation requirements for telemental health, telebehavioral health and/or distance counseling
Describe where to go to quickly and easily get relevant documentation standards and/or guidelines
Intelligently discuss why and when to think about technology-relevant standards published by groups such as JCAHO, URAC, COA, and CARF
Name where to go to learn about relevant federal and state regulations related to telepractice
Describe the role of other professionals in reviewing documentation requirements and where to find such professionals when needed
Describe documentation requirements related to team-based approaches to delivering health care that go beyond one’s specific disciplinary telehealth requirements (i.e., integrated care)

Event Details:

Where: 100% Online
When: Wednesdays, September 26th and October 10 from 2pm-3pm Eastern (Also fully recorded and available 24/7 after the event for your convenience.)
What: Live & recorded event includes event access, presentation slides, and 24/7 TBHI Training Center access
Cost: 6-CE Hours for $199 See CE Hour details here: telehealth.org/continuing-education/.
Register: telehealth.org/webinar/telehealth-documentation/

Dr. Marlene Maheu has written four textbooks in telebehavioral health and is recognized as one of the leading experts in U.S. and Canadian licensure for telepractice. She is the originator of the Online Clinical Practice Model (OCPM) for ethical telemental health, telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling and online therapy (telepractice). As a world-class leader in the telebehavioral health field, she offers practical strategies, straightforward solutions and the hands-on wisdom that only develops through time and focus. When you attend this webinar, you’ll sense her passion, good humor and wisdom about how you can immediately start leveraging the power of the technology to reach more people, improve your profits and reduce your overhead. Your understand and compliance with telehealth documentation requirements by a variety of regulatory and other authorities will be significantly enhanced.

This program is relevant to:
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists
Psychiatrists, Internists, Pediatricians, Gerontologists, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Therapists, Marriage & Family Therapists
Speech Therapists, Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Behavioral Analysts, Addictions Professionals
CEOs, COOs, Administrators

The Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI - telehealth.org) specializes in behavioral telehealth startup consultation (telehealth.org/telemental-health-consultation-agency/), professional training (telehealth.org/telebehavioral-health-certificate/) and staffing (telehealth.org/staffing/). TMHI is dedicated to providing support for planning, launching and thriving with telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling, online therapy, and behavioral telehealth and mhealth. TBHI’s team of experienced consultants can help with planning, reimbursement, technology choices, legal and ethical risk management and staff development/placement. Job opportunities (providerpanel.com/) are also being developed for enterprising trainees who want to work with known employers using legal, ethical and evidence-based models. TBHI also consults with start-up technology companies seeking to develop new verticals in the behavioral health space. Contact: telehealth.org/contact.

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