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New Law Expands Telemedicine Use in Indiana

On March 21, 2016, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed into law House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1263, the new law became effective last week on July 1, 2016.  HEA 1263 will expand physicians use of telemedicine. Providers, which include physicians, optometrists, and advance practice nurses and physician assistants with prescriptive authority, to prescribe certain prescriptions, drugs and devices during remote patient visits. To read more on House Enrolled Act (1263), click here.