Neil H. Baum, MD, presented “Vetting Your Telemedicine Vendor” for the Grand Rounds in Urology audience in May, 2020.

How to cite: Baum, Neil H. Vetting Your Telemedicine Vendor” May, 2020. Accessed Dec 2021.

Vetting Your Telemedicine Vendor – Summary:

Neil H. Baum, MD, clinical professor of urology at Tulane Medical School in New Orleans, Louisiana, discusses how to choose the best telemedicine vendor for your practice. He goes over important questions to ask vendors before getting into business with them as well as the first steps for setting up. According to Dr. Baum, it is also imperative that a vendor has experience working in the urology field so that they are familiar with federal and state regulations. He also goes over technology concerns that can affect how well a certain platform will work for different doctors and for patients. He emphasizes the importance of privacy and security, as well as several concerns about how the system actually works and the support they offer.

For more commentary from Dr. Baum, visit his Improving Your Urology Practice page.