Is it the Time to take a Re-look at the Telepsychiatry Operational Guidelines- 2020?

Published

2022-10-31

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.55229/ijbs.v25i2.09

Keywords:

Telemedicine, Telepsychiatry, Guidelines, Online Therapy, Telehealth

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Authors

  • Arghya Pal Department of Psychiatry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, India

Abstract

Our reliance on tele-health services has increased considerably over the last couple of years since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic. It has changed the landscape of psychiatric practice considerably. The telepsychiatry operational guidelines were published by a collaboration of leading governing bodies to provide explicit structured guideline regarding the same. However, the experience of using this guideline over the last 2 years has brought forth a few limitations which have been highlighted in the current manuscript. Recommendations based on the review have also been provided.

How to Cite

Pal, A. . (2022). Is it the Time to take a Re-look at the Telepsychiatry Operational Guidelines- 2020?. Indian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 25(02), 143–146. https://doi.org/10.55229/ijbs.v25i2.09

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