Join Barry S. Herrin,Â JD, FAHIMA, FACHE, founder of Herrin Health Law, March 14, 2019, at the 20th anniversary of Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law, the annual conference of the American Bar Association’s Health Law Section. Held at the JW Marriott in Orlando, the conference addresses emergent issues impacting the healthcare bar so that practitioners may stay ahead of trends. Hope to see you at the conferenceÂ March 13 to 16, as well as the presentation featured below.
Telemedicineâ€™s Evolution: Hot Topics and PrivacyÂ Considerations
4:30 â€“ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 14Â
Telemedicineâ€™s role in healthcare continues to grow and evolve.Â This presentation will discuss timely and pressing legal issuesÂ involving telemedicine, including the role in combating theÂ opioid epidemic, congressional action to allow prescribingÂ controlled substances via telemedicine, the looming threatÂ of increased enforcement action, and the future of MedicareÂ reimbursement. The presentation will also dive into theÂ European Unionâ€™s General Data Protection Regulation, what steps need to be taken to comply, and how it might impactÂ facilities providing telemedicine overseas.
Elizabeth Callahan-Morris, Hall Render, Troy, MI
Barry S. Herrin, Herrin Health Law PC, Atlanta, GA
Jeremy D. Sherer, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C., Boston, MA
Barry S. Herrin, JD, FAHIMA, FACHE, is the founder ofÂ Herrin Health Law, P.C., in Atlanta, Ga. Herrin offers more than 30 years of experience practicing law in the areas of healthcare and hospital law and policy, privacy law and health information management, among other healthcare-specific practice areas. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association. He also holds a Certificate in Cyber Security from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Reach him at 404-459-2526 or email@example.com.Â