Telehealth: An Emerging Benefits Trend and New Frontier for HR

Tuesday 10:30 – 11:30 AM

Session Description

If your company sponsors a health care plan, you may be considering telehealth as part of your benefits options or are offering some form of telehealth benefits already. As with any new idea that promises better care and reduced costs, the design of your telehealth program will have practical and legal compliance considerations.

Join us as Lou Daniels, founder and CEO of Call A Doctor Plus, and Virginia McGarrity, ERISA Partner for Robinson+Cole, discuss:

  • The evolution of telehealth and industry trends
  • Expert tips for implementing a successful telehealth strategy in the workplace
  • Compliance considerations affecting program design and administration


 

Louis Daniels

A noted employee benefits lawyer, author, and speaker, Virginia represents Fortune 500 companies and other public and private entities, including those in the hospitality, healthcare, and higher education sectors, throughout the United States. She provides counsel to her clients on general employee benefits matters, including qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, welfare plans, and other employee benefit programs. She also plays a key role in M&A transactions, providing sophisticated benefits advice during negotiations as well as post-closing integration. Virginia further assists her clients with administrative proceedings, investigations, and audits performed by the IRS, the PBGC, the DOL and various state agencies.

 

 

 

Virginia McGarrity

A noted employee benefits lawyer, author, and speaker, Virginia represents Fortune 500 companies and other public and private entities, including those in the hospitality, healthcare, and higher education sectors, throughout the United States. She provides counsel to her clients on general employee benefits matters, including qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, welfare plans, and other employee benefit programs. She also plays a key role in M&A transactions, providing sophisticated benefits advice during negotiations as well as post-closing integration. Virginia further assists her clients with administrative proceedings, investigations, and audits performed by the IRS, the PBGC, the DOL and various state agencies.