Policy, cultural and payment issues remain roadblocks to telehealth adoption: survey

Despite the potential of telehealth to provide effective and accessible healthcare for patients, a number of roadblocks and challenges to widespread adoption remain, a recent survey has found.

To the surprise of few in the industry, the five key roadblocks are outdated reimbursement and payment models, cultural attitudes, lack of financial incentives, restrictive policies and inadequate technological infrastructure.

Posted in Australian eHealth

Tags: Telehealth

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