Researchers found that 8.3 million Medicare beneficiaries participated in a telehealth visit, & of these, 5% had one or more out-of-state telehealth visits

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Telehealth visits are especially beneficial for those living in rural areas, who may have greater difficulty accessing traditional healthcare services. Furthermore, because Medicare covers out-of-state telehealth visits, these individuals can access treatment from specialists all over the country without having to travel a long distance or spend additional money.

Author: mHealthIntelligence