Life in the Slow Lane? What the Net Neutrality Repeal May Mean for Telehealth Services
Could this repeal adversely affect telehealth services?
Telehealth services calls for hefty and trustworthy Internet connectivity. With net neutrality there could be issues with speeding up or slowing down service. Health care experts are concerned that the FCC’s repeal of the net neutrality rules will adversely affect the telehealth services. Read this white paper for details on how the net neutrality rules are being looked at by health care experts.
Counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Practice is focused on health care regulatory compliance including representation of providers, suppliers and other health industry stakeholders in a broad range of regulatory, compliance, and transactional matters with a particular focus on fraud and abuse counseling, advising on federal and state regulatory compliance, privacy/security issues, coverage/reimbursement, and policy and compliance issues related to telehealth
Conducts regular seminars and workshops on numerous compliance issues relating to telehealth arrangements, including privacy/security challenges and fraud and abuse risks, amongst others
Wrote several publications related to the areas of health care fraud and abuse, telehealth compliance issues, privacy and security, billing and reimbursement, and licensure matters
Currently an adjunct professor at American University – Washington College of Law teaching courses on legal issues in eHealth technologies and health care fraud and abuse
Member of the Virginia, North Carolina, and Washington, D.C. bars and an active member of the American Health Lawyers Association, American Telemedicine Association, and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
J.D. degree, Emory University School of Law; B.S. degree, Michigan State University