News

Intermountain Turns Telehealth, mHealth Into a Connected Care Platform

March 6, 2018

By gathering 35 different telehealth and mHealth services into one connected care platform, Intermountain Healthcare aims to make care coordination and management a community effort.

Telehealth Billing Compliance: Medicare Says Goodbye to the GT Modifier

March 12, 2018

Effective January 1, 2018 that has changed because CMS has decided to largely eliminate the requirement to use the GT modifier on telehealth claims.

VA Finalizes ‘Anywhere to Anywhere’ Telehealth Program For Vets

May 11, 2018

The VA's new telehealth program, posted in the Federal Register, enables VA practitioners to use connected care technology to treat veterans no matter where either the veteran or the doctor are located.

CHRONIC Act passes in U.S. Senate

September 29, 2017

SB 870, sponsored by Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch, would expand Medicare coverage for telemedicine.

Telehealth Programs Look Past Reimbursement to Find Clinical Value

September 11, 2017

Healthcare providers launching remote patient monitoring programs are focusing on money saved, as in reduced rehospitalizations, to justify their telehealth expenditures.

Telementalhealth Wins First Telehealth Pilot Project Award

September 6, 2017

To help improve access to health care in Utah’s most remote areas, the Utah Department of Health (UDOH) has awarded the first grant under a new Telehealth Pilot Project.