Look Ahead: Telehealth

Insurers Predict Greater Focus On Virtual Mental Health Services In 2020

By Emily Martin / February 7, 2020 at 3:21 PM
A leading telehealth company and health plans suggest closing the gap on access to mental and behavioral health services is a top priority for virtual care in 2020 as they continue to adjust telehealth services to consumers’ needs and push lawmakers to pass legislation expanding access to such services. Nita Stella, vice president of product and strategy at Teladoc Health, a U.S.-based multinational telemedicine and virtual health care company, says consumers are demanding more personalized, integrated care, especially for mental...

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