Telehealth Professional Orientation

This course reduces risk and provides education and competency to meet regulatory and licensure requirements for practitioners providing Telehealth services to patients. Understanding the evolution, public health opportunity, ethical practices, integrative approaches with primary and specialty care, along with the ethical responsibilities in different Telehealth settings providing a basis for the service line and patient care coordination.

Course Format:

Telehealth Professional Orientation Part 1

  • Evolution of Telehealth
  • Settings for Telehealth
  • Terminology Relevant to Telehealth
  • Technological Modalities

Telehealth Professional Orientation Part 2

  • Public Health Need
  • Primary Care Telehealth Growth Opportunities
  • Specialty Care Telehealth Growth Opportunities
  • Integrative Approach to Patient Care

Telehealth Professional Orientation Part 3

  • Differences of TMH and Non TMH Practices
  • Social Media Ethical Guidelines
  • Apply Ethical Practices to Manage Practitioner Biases and Values

Learning Objectives

  • Distinguish between various technological modalities.
  • Use telehealth as part of an integrative approach.
  • Implement the disclosure process.
  • Use ethical guidelines with social media.
  • Apply ethical practices to manage practitioner values and biases.
  • Terminology relevant to telehealth.
  • Differences between telehealth and non telehealth practices.
  • The public need for telehealth.
  • The evolution of telehealth.
  • The different settings for telehealth practices.
  • The telehealth disclosure process.
  • The ethical responsibility within the disclosure process.
  • The ethical responsibilities toward ongoing training, knowledge, and supervision.  

Additional Information

Center for Continuing Health Education (CCHE)
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
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Robert Maxwell, MD

George Martin, MD, MSHA

David Joyce, MD, MBA

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society, and MedEd-Stat. MedChi is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Designation Statement

MedChi The Maryland State Medical Society designates this Online enduring educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Planner Disclosure Statement:

The planners for this activity have reported no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Presenter Disclosure Statement:

The presenters of this CME course have reported no relevant financial relationships to disclose. They will not be referencing any off-label uses of product or devices.


Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


Mocingbird Member cost:
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