At HTRC, we work to make information accessible. Please consult this table for common questions about Missouri telemedicine policy for Missouri Medicaid (MO HealthNet) and private insurance. However, this is meant as a quick reference guide only. For more nuanced questions, please call HTRC at 877-643-HTRC (4872).

In June 2016, a bill that reduces some barriers to telehealth, SB 579 was signed into law. However, as of May 2017, Missouri’s Medicaid administrator, MO HealthNet, had not yet released rule changes.

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Missouri Rules and Regulations
InsuranceNo additional malpractice insurance is necessary.
LicensingMust be licensed in Missouri, but no special license is needed.
CredentialingNo special credentialing is needed.
ConsentRequires written consent from patient.

MO HealthNet telemedicine (See page 20)