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.
|Missouri Rules and Regulations|
|Insurance||No additional malpractice insurance is necessary.|
|Licensing||Must be licensed in Missouri, but no special license is needed.|
|Credentialing||No special credentialing is needed.|
|Consent||Requires written consent from patient.|
MO HealthNet telemedicine (See page 20)