Information provided by Center for Connected Health Policy
Telehealth policy changes occurring within the COVID-19 environment have been rapidly developing on almost a daily basis. CCHP is committed to keeping you updated on these important changes both federally and on the state level. Watch our latest COVID-19 policy update videos.
Timestamp: March 31, 2020 – 12 pm PT
As things rapidly develop regarding what we know about COVID-19, policies around telehealth have also been developing alongside of it. Below is 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 that could change frequently as new information and new policies become available/are enacted. CCHP will continue to make updates when they become available.
Below is information regarding current policies and the changes made due to passage of HR 6074 and HR 748 as well as recently released CMS guidances. Note that HR 748 removed significant sections that HR 6074 had put into law.