In a rule announced last month, CMS is giving certain ACOs at risk of owing money back to Medicare because they haven't hit spending targets more freedom to use telehealth, including services delivered to the beneficiary's home.more»
Telehealth visits could reach tipping point in 2020
Telehealth visits are poised to grow in popularity thanks to advances in mobile technology and better reimbursement models.
Published 07 Feb 2020
Writer: Makenzie Holland
If patients are suffering from concussion symptoms, it wouldn't matter if they lived eight minutes or eight hours from the Children's Health Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Plano, Texas.
The UMTRC receives many questions about developing telemedicine programs.
How to approach it, how to receive reimbursement for it, and who should champion it.more»
Remember 2012? That was purported to be the year the Mayans had pinpointed as Earth’s last. It’s also the year some experts had predicted that everyone would get on board with telehealth. That didn’t happen, but this digital tool to deliver medical care has steadily gained momentum. So, seven years later, is medicine finally at the tipping point with telehealth?more»