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Can My Hospital Bill Medicare for Telehealth Chronic Care Management?

CCM is an exciting service covered by Medicare and perfectly suited for telehealth, as CCM may be provided via remote care services. CCM is another way hospitals can harness telehealth technology to leverage staffing, improve patient care, increase doctor-patient contact, decrease inpatient length of stay, and ultimately reduce overall patient costs. The CCM billing code, which pays providers on a monthly capitated (per patient per month) basis,

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ATA Telemedicine News Brief

Investors and payers weigh in on telemedicine's future

Aug 27: Investments in telemedicine are at a record high and payers have turned to telemedicine as a beneficiary... Read More

Alabama halts telehealth rules

Aug 27: The Alabama medical board said last week that it would immediately suspend its rules requiring first... Read More