Thursday, August 11, 2022
HomeLatest NewsFederal NewsTrump Administration Proposes to Expand Telehealth Benefits

Trump Administration Proposes to Expand Telehealth Benefits

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing changes to expand telehealth permanently, consistent with the Executive Order on Improving Rural and Telehealth Access that was signed by President Trump on August 3rd. The Executive Order and proposed rule is aimed at improving access and convenience of care for Medicare beneficiaries, particularly those living in rural areas. Additionally, the proposed rule implements a multi-year effort to reduce clinician burden which is consistent with the Patients Over Paperwork initiative and to ensure appropriate reimbursement for time spent with patients. This proposed rule also takes steps to implement President Trump’s Executive Order on Protecting and Improving Medicare for our Nation’s Seniors and continues CMS’s commitment to ensure the Medicare program is sustainable for future generations.

To read th​e full release, click here.

Stay Connected

Unified Voice Newsletter

Events This Month

august

11augAll Day12Start the Conversation – Suicide Prevention Conference(All Day) Event Type :Education Events

11aug12:00 pm1:00 pmMonitoring and Managing Your Online Reputation and Patient ReviewsSDAHO Webinar12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

16aug12:00 pm1:00 pmLeading a Change-Ready, Inclusive EnvironmentSDAHO Webinar Series12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

18aug12:00 pm1:00 pmMastering Difficult Conversations with Compassionate ConfidenceSDAHO Webinar12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

23aug11:00 am12:00 pmThe Role of Guardianship & Conservatorship in Improving Patient OutcomesSDAHO Webinar11:00 am - 12:00 pm CST Event Type :Education Events,Webinar

X


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: SDAHO, 3708 W Brooks Place, Sioux Falls, SD, 57106, http://sdaho.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact