PROFESSIONAL ISSUES

Telepractice

Overview

Key Issues

Resources

References

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. (2012). State provisions update for telepractice. Available from www.asha.org/Practice-Portal/Professional-Issues/Telepractice/State-Provisions-Update-for-Telepractice/.

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Brannon, J., Cohn, E. R., & Cason, J. (2012). Making the case for uniformity in professional state licensure requirements. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 4(1), 41-46.

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Cason, J., & Brannon, J. A. (2011). Telehealth regulatory and legal considerations: Frequently asked questions. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 3(2), 15-18.

Choi, J. M., Lee, H. B., Park, C. S., Oh, S. H., & Park, K. S. (2007). PC-based tele-audiometry. Telemedicine Journal and e-Health, 13(5), 501-508.

Cohn, E. R.(2012). Tele-ethics in telepractice for communication disorders. Perspectives on Telepractice, 2(1), 3-15.

Cohn, E. R., Brannon, J., & Cason, J. (2011). Resolving barriers to licensure portability for telerehabilitation professionals. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 3(2), 31-33.

Cohn, E., R., & Watzlaf, V. J. M. (2011). Privacy and Internet-based telepractice. Perspectives on Telepractice. 1(1), 26-37.

Crutchley, S., Dudley, W., & Campbell, M. (2010). Articulation assessment through videoconferencing: A pilot study. Communications of Global Information Technology, 2, 12-23.

Denton, D. R. (2003). Ethical and legal issues related to telepractice. Seminars in Speech and Language, 24(4), 331-322.

Eikelboom, R., Atlas, M., Mbao, M., & Gallop, M. (2002). Tele-otology: planning, design, development and implementation. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 8(Suppl. 3), 14-17.

Grogan-Johnson, S., Alvares, R., Rowan, L., & Creaghead, N. (2010). A pilot study comparing the effectiveness of speech language therapy provided by telemedicine with conventional on-site therapy. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 16, 134-139.

Grogan-Johnson, S., Gabel, R., Taylor, J., Rowan, L., Alvarex, R., & Schenker, J. (2011). A pilot exploration of speech sound disorder intervention delivered by telehealth to school-age children. International Journal of Telerehabilitation,3(1), 31-42.

Halpern, A. E., Ramig, L. O., Matos, C. E. C., Petska-Cable, J. A., Spielman, J. L., Pogoda, J. M., Gilley, P. M., Sapir, S., Bennett, J. K., & McFarland, D. H. (2012).Innovative technology for the assisted delivery of intensive voice treatment (LSVT®LOUD) for Parkinson disease. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 21, 354-367.

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Hill, A. J., Theodoros, D. G, Russell, T. G., Cahill, L. M., Ward, E. C., & Clark, K. M. (2006). An Internet-based telerehabilitation system for the assessment of motor speech disorders: A pilot study. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15, 45-56.

Hofstetter, P. J., Kokesh, J., A., Ferguson, A. S., & Hood, L. J. (2010). The impact of telehealth on wait time for ENT specialty care. Telemedicine and e-Health, 16(5), 551-556.

Jarvis-Selinger, S., Chan, E., Payne, R., Plohman, K., & Ho, K. (2008). Clinical telehealth across the disciplines: Lessons learned. Telemedicine and e-Health, 14, 720-725.

Kokesh, J., Ferguson, A. S., Patricoski, C., & LeMaster, B. (2009). Traveling an audiologist to provide otolaryngology care using store and forward telemedicine. Telemedicine and e-Health, 15, 758-763.

Krumm, M., Huffman, T., Dick, K., & Klich, R. (2007). Providing infant hearing screening using OAEs and AABR using telehealth technology. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 14(2), 102-104.

Krumm, M., Ribera, J., & Klich, R. (2007). Providing basic hearing tests using remote computing technology. Journal of telemedicine and telecare, 13(8), 406-410.

Krumm, M., Ribera, J., & Schmiedge, J. (2005). Using a telehealth medium for objective hearing testing: Implications for supporting rural universal newborn hearing screening programs. Seminars in Hearing, 26, 3-12.

Lancaster, P., Krumm, M., Ribera, J., & Klich, R. (2008). Remote hearing screenings via telepractice in rural elementary school. American Journal of Audiology, 17(2),114-122.

Lewis, C., Packman, A., Onslow, M., Simpson, J., & Jones, M. (2008). A Phase II trial of telehealth delivery of the Lidcombe Program of Early Stuttering Intervention. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 17, 139-149.

Malandraki , G. A., McCullough, G.,He, X., McWeeny, E., & Perlman, A. L. (2011). Teledynamic evaluation of oropharyngeal swallowing. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 54, 497-1505.

Mashima, P. A., Birkmire-Peters, D. P., Syms, M. J., Holtel, M. R., Burgess, L., & Peters, L. J. (2003). Telehealth: Voice therapy using telecommunications technology. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 12(4), 432.

McCullough, A. (2001). Viability and effectiveness of teletherapy for pre-school children with special needs. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 36(Suppl. 1), 321-326.

Parmanto, B., Pulantara, W., Schutte, J., Saptono, A., & McCue, M. (2013). An iintegrated telehealth system for remote administration of an adult autism assessment. Telemedicine and e-Health, 19(2), 88-94.

Perlman, A. L., & Witthawaskul, W. (2002). Real-time remote telefluoroscopic assessment of patients with dysphagia. Dysphagia, 17(2), 162-167.

Polovoy, C. (2009). Aural rehabilitation telepractice: international project links NY student clinicians, Bolivian children. ASHA Leader, 14(8), 20-21.

Ribera, J. (2005). Interjudge reliability and validation of telehealth applications of the Hearing in Noise Test. Seminars in Hearing, 26, 13-18.

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Servicemembers' Telemedicine and E-Health Portability Act. (2011). Available from www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1832.

Sullivan, R. (1997). Video-otoscopy in audiologic practice. Journal of American Academy of Audiology, 8, 447-467.

Theodoros, D. G., Constantinescu, G., Russell, T. G., Ward, E. C., Wilson, S. J., & Wootton, R. (2006). Treating the speech disorder in Parkinson's disease online. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 12(Suppl. 3), 88-91.

Tindall, L. R., Huebner, R. A., Stemple, J. C., & Kleinert, H. L. (2008). Videophone-delivered voice therapy: a comparative analysis of outcomes to traditional delivery for adults with Parkinson's disease. Telemedicine and e-Health, 14(10), 1070-1077.

Towey, M. (2012). Speech telepractice: Installing a speech therapy upgrade for the 21st Century. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 4 (2). doi:10.5195/ijt.2012.6112. Available fromhttp://telerehab.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/Telerehab/article/view/6112.

Towey, M. (2012). Speech Therapy Telepractice for Vocal Cord Dysfunction (VCD): MaineCare (Medicaid) Cost Savings. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, 4 (1), 34-36. doi:10.5195/ijt.2012.6095.

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.). Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act. Available from www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/administrative/enforcementrule/hitechenforcementifr.html.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.). Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Available from www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. (2012). Telehealth services: Rural health fact sheet series. Available from www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNProducts/downloads/telehealthsrvcsfctsht.pdf.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Information Technology and Quality Improvement. (n.d.). What is telehealth? Available from www.hrsa.gov/healthit/toolbox/RuralHealthITtoolbox/Telehealth/whatistelehealth.html

Waite, M., Cahill, L., Theodoros, D., Busuttin, S., & Russell, T. (2006). A pilot study of online assessment of childhood speech disorders. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 12(Suppl. 3), S3:92-94.

Waite, M., Theodoros, D., Russell, T., & Cahill, L. (2010). Internet-based telehealth assessment of language using the CELF-4. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 41, 445-448.

Wasowski, A., Skarzynski, H., Lorens, A., Obycka, A., Walkowiak, A., Skarzynski, P., et al. (2012). The telefitting method used in the national network of teleaudiology: assessment of quality and cost effectiveness. Journal of Hearing Science, 2(2), 81-85.

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