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    xiv American Telemedicine Association Definition of Telemedicine.

    xv Virginia Code Definition of Telehealth.

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    xix GuideToTelemedicineForPhysicianPractice.pdf


    xxi ACI_0261_Telehealth_guidelines.pdf



    xxiv TelemedicineCredentialingMay2010.pdf