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Ben Steinhafel is the Director of Policy and External Affairs at the Center for Telehealth and e-
Health Law (CTeL), a 501(c)3 nonprofit telehealth research organization. Ben closely monitors
the telehealth flexibilities issued at the state and federal levels and proactively educates
policymakers on the benefits of expanded telehealth and its potential to increase access to care
for all Americans. Ben also informs CTeL’s membership on the legal, regulatory, and policy
implications of implementing and maintaining their telehealth programs.
Prior to joining CTeL, Ben served in the Executive Branch at the U.S. Office of Personnel
Management in the Congressional, Legislative, and Intergovernmental Affairs Department. Ben
also served in the U.S. House of Representatives as a health care advisor for former
Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner and as a legislative correspondent for Speaker Paul Ryan.