Cassidy: Telehealth Providers Should Be Licensed Where They Practice, Reimbursed Less

By Cara Smith / February 2, 2023 at 6:39 PM
Senate health committee ranking Bill Cassidy (LA) told Inside TeleHealth that he is against interstate licensing registration systems and would prefer physicians who are using telehealth across state lines obtain a full medical license in each state they practice in order to limit bad actors. Although Cassidy is a strong supporter of telehealth, he has specific opinions about how telehealth should be delivered, including forgoing payment parity between in-person and telehealth providers. Cassidy’s comments in an interview this week...

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