COVID 19 Telehealth

Mar
31

Virtual Visit Algorithm: How to Differentiate and Code TeleHealth Visits, E-visits, and Virtual Check-ins

Virtual visits have quickly become vital in the primary care setting as a way to continue providing care while reducing exposure during the COVID-19 national public health emergency. The following algorithm, developed by James Dom Dera, MD, FAAFP, provides a quick way for physicians to tell these services apart and to assign proper codes for […]

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Mar
08

Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff

FDA believes the policy set forth in this guidance may help address these urgent public health concerns by helping to expand the availability and capability of remote ophthalmic assessment and monitoring devices. Modified use of these devices may facilitate patient management by health careproviders while reducing the need for in-person treatment during the COVID-19 public […]

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By Tom Meyers |
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Mar
05

COVID-19 TeleHealth Policy Fact Sheet

As things rapidly develop on both what we know about COVID-19, policies around TeleHealth have also been developing alongside of it. Access a summary of what is covered by various public and private payers with the information that has been released. Keep in mind that events are evolving and to consider this a living document […]

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By Tom Meyers |
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