Day: January 27, 2019

Medicare Telehealth Fee-for-Service Codes Furnished Via Face-to-Face Encounters

Medicare Telehealth Fee-for-Service Codes Furnished Via Face-to-Face Encounters Code Short Descriptor Long Descriptor 90785 Psytx complex interactive   90791 Psych diagnostic evaluation Psychiatric diagnostic interview examination 90792 Psych diag eval w/med srvcs Psychiatric diagnostic interview examination 90832 Psytx pt&/family 30 minutes Individual psychotherapy 90833 Psytx pt&/fam w/e&m 30 min Individual psychotherapy 90834 Psytx pt&/family 45 …

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Paying for Telehealth Services in the United States

Paying for Telehealth Services in the United States A BRIEF PRIMER JONATHAN D. LINKOUS, CEO, PATH​ As the use of artificial intelligence, automation, robotics and other forms of advanced technology applications in healthcare grows, the issue of paying for the cost of hardware, software, telecommunications lines and services (as well as their regulation) are starting …

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CMS Proposes to Expand Telehealth Coverage

CMS PROPOSES TO EXPAND TELEHEALTH COVERAGE BE A PART OF THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE A proposed rule just announced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) would allow Medicare Advantage plans to offer “additional telehealth benefits” not otherwise available in Medicare to enrollees, whether they live in rural or urban areas, starting in …

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