Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Panel Discussion: Opportunities and the Concerns for Creating a Telehealth/Virtual Care Program
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM

With the growing need for behavioral health services, access to care and the methods providers utilize to reach patients is expanding. Telehealth or virtual care is a leading channel for patients to receive therapy for addiction or mental health disorders. In this presentation, we will discuss topics vital for organizations considering the use of telehealth/virtual care services that include: 

  • How can virtual care change the landscape of behavioral healthcare?
  • What are the cost savings and efficiency/capacity increase for treatment centers?
  • What concerns do treatment centers need to be aware of before building a virtual treatment program? 
  • How can providers avoid legal issues related to compliance, patient-confidentiality, or HIPAA?
Jacob Lynch Michael Castanon Riley Osborne