The need for, and availability of, telehealth services has increased significantly during the past year. While providers have made great strides in establishing (or expanding) telehealth platforms and options for their patients, providers should consider limitations some patients may have to effectively utilizing telehealth. 

The United States Department of Health and Human Services has a specific section for providers that addresses various telehealth matters and provides guidance on ways to ensure patients have equal access to telehealth services.