MGMA Regulatory Alert: CMA Announces New Flexibilities

Regulatory alert: CMS announces new flexibilities   Last night, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a series of temporary regulatory waivers to further support the ability of the nation’s healthcare system to respond to COVID-19. The changes outlined below will take effect immediately across the entire country: New telehealth codes. CMS will pay for 80 […]

MGMA – Medicare Telehealth Waivers During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Medicare Telehealth Waivers During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency -Last Updated March 31, 2020- The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) has instituted several flexibilities that waive many of the generally applicable rules governing Medicare telehealth services in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. These flexibilities have been implemented incrementally, however this resource […]