Copyright ©The Author(s) 2021.
World J Diabetes. May 15, 2021; 12(5): 651-657
Published online May 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i5.651
Table 1 Telemedicine infrastructure
PrivacySecurity of data should be obtained via platforms ensuring data encryption, integrity, and confidentiality
TechnologyInstruments required to ensure good performance of telehealth visits, include Internet stability, webcams, multiaccess platforms, and access to electronic health records
ConsentPatient should give declared consent to telehealth
BillingEach visit must be well-documented to receive reimbursement. A platform that properly documents care will help with reimbursement procedures