Telehealth Law Forum scheduled for September 20

The Illinois Telehealth Initiative Telehealth Law Forum will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 20 at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, 191 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. Explore what it takes to build and operate a successful telehealth program with legal, compliance, clinical, and technology experts. This forum will provide excellent educational and networking opportunities for anyone interested in telehealth.

The forum will focus on historical uses and exciting new opportunities in telehealth, fundamental legal issues, compliance and liability considerations, clinical and operational challenges as well as revenue opportunities. In addition, the Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, Evelyn Sanguinetti has been invited to speak at this year's forum.


The event is sponsored by Drinker Biddle, Taft / Eagle Telemedicine, ACT/The App Association, Association of Community Mental Health Authorities of Illinois, Community Behavioral Healtahcare Association of Illinois, Health IT Now, Illinois Association for Behavioral Health, Illinois Association of Medicaid Health Plans, Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network, Illinois Primary Health Care Association, Illinois Rural Health Association, Mental Health Summit, The ERISA Industry Committee, and the Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center.

For more information, contact Nancy Kaszak at 773.614.1930.