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The Honeymoon Phase Is Over: OIG to Audit COVID-19 Part B Telehealth Services

USA - February 12 2021 Telehealth services and providers have been in high demand as the world copes with the COVID-19 public health emergency. Federal and state agencies…

Evaluation of Innovation Center Models

USA - February 5 2021 On January 13, 2021, Brad Smith, the fourth director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (the “Center”), published an article in the…

Secret Rules and Hidden Penalties: Biden Executive Order Takes Aim at the Trump Administration’s Efforts to Limit HHS’s Use of Guidance Documents in Civil Enforcement Actions

USA - February 3 2021 Executive Orders and the Biden Administration’s promises to postpone or withdraw certain last-minute, so-called “midnight rules” promulgated by the…

“State” of Telehealth Series: New Hampshire

USA - February 3 2021 On January 13, 2021, New Hampshire lawmakers, Jess Edwards, Jason Osborne and John Hunt, introduced House Bill 602, which seeks to roll back certain…

The Other Shoe Drops: OIG To Audit COVID-19 Telehealth Home Health Services

USA - February 1 2021 In response to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency (the “PHE”) first declared on March 13, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services…

“State” of Telehealth Series: New York

USA - February 1 2021 The Empire State continues its expansion of telehealth adoption as Governor Andrew Cuomo introduced a number of proposals as part of his 2021…

Re-Introducing the Protecting Access to Post-Covid-19 Telehealth Act

USA - January 28 2021 This week, Rep. Mike Thompson (CA-05), founder and co-chair of the Congressional Telehealth Caucus reintroduced the Protecting Access to Post-Covid-19…

FCC Announces Initial Connected Care Pilot Program Projects For Telehealth

USA - January 25 2021 On January 15, 2021, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced the initial pilot projects selected for the Connected Care Pilot Program…

The “State” of Telehealth: New Jersey

USA - January 22 2021 This article is the first post in our new “State” of Telehealth series in which we discuss innovation on a state level on the expansion of telehealth…

Day 1 Notes for the 39th Annual J.P Morgan Healthcare Conference, 2021

USA - January 12 2021 Sitting in the dark before 6 am in my Los Angeles house with my face lit up by yet another Zoom screen, wearing a stylish combination of sweatpants…