Federal Government Expands Medicare FFS Telehealth Services for Stroke, ESRD and Substance Use Disorder Services

January 16, 2019
By: Michael Gomes, CEO, ClearHealth Quality Institute

The New Year is off to a good start for those involved in telehealth as changes to the Medicare Fee-For-Service program will bring expanded services to beneficiaries needing care related to stroke, End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) and substance use disorder (SUD) and co-occurring mental health disorders.

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January 9, 2019

ClearHealth Quality Institute has announced its new Online Parity Compliance Tool, the first and only comprehensive digital resource designed for health plans and other organizations to build, implement, and manage a parity compliance program that meets key regulatory and accreditation requirements.

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January 4, 2019
By: Michael Gomes, CEO, ClearHealth Quality Institute

CMS has published several proposed and final rules regarding the reimbursement of telehealth services that will have a major impact on providers and beneficiaries. This blog will discuss some of the major changes to Medicare FFS, effective January 1, 2019. Proposed changes to Medicare Advantage will be discussed in a later blog.

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