Telemedicine & Professional Liability: Venues, Torts, PCFs

Telemedicine patients are often in different locations than the treating physician. This may raise legal questions regarding whether the physician is practicing medicine in a state in which he or she may not be licensed. This may also impact what benefits, such as patient compensation funds, they may access.

In “Venues, Torts, PCFs,” a short video on our YouTube channel, Patrick O’Doherty, Vice President and Managing Director, ProAssurance E&S Division, explains some common issues that arise when telemedicine doctors practice across state lines.