NC Medicaid Program Telemedicine/Telehealth Definition

“Telemedicine is the use of two-way real-time interactive audio and video between places of lesser and greater medical capability or expertise to provide and support health care, when distance separates participants who are in different geographical locations.”

Source: NC Div. of Medical Assistance, Medicaid and Health Choice Manual, Clinical Coverage Policy No: 1H, Telemedicine and Telepsychiatry, p. 3, Nov. 15, 2013.

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Telemedicine/Telehealth Definition
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