At HTRC, we work to make information accessible. Please consult this table for common questions about Oklahoma telemedicine reimbursement and licensing for Oklahoma Medicaid (SoonerCare) 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).
Oklahoma Rules and Regulations
Insurance No additional malpractice insurance is necessary.
Licensing Must be licensed in Oklahoma, but no special license is needed.
Credentialing No additional credentialing is required.
Establishing patient relationship Initial visit can occur via two-way, interactive video conferencing. Phone, email or fax are insufficient.
Consent Must provide patient with telehealth consent form containing benefits and risks for SoonerCare and private insurers.
Telepresenter There must be a telepresenter in the room with the patient, except for behavioral care where there only has to be someone in the room at the start of the visit.
You may also find the following references useful for more in-depth questions.