2018 Digital Health Year in Review: Focus on Care Coordination and Reimbursement

Overview


In 2018, even more than in recent years, federal lawmakers and regulators continued the push toward modernizing the existing legal framework to support and encourage digital health adoption in the context of care coordination and the move to value-based payment. These efforts brought changes to coverage of telehealth and other virtual care services, as well as information gathering for regulatory reform.

McDermott is pleased to bring you this review of key developments that shaped digital health in 2018, along with planning considerations and predictions for the digital health frontier in the year ahead.