Avalere: One-Third of Physician Services Eligible for Telehealth Reimbursement

One in 3 physician services are eligible for reimbursement via telehealth based on existing as well as new temporary federal payment policies put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new analysis. The analysis, released this week from consulting firm Avalere Health, finds 191 physician procedure codes are now billable via telehealth. In a bid to help support practices during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) last month agreed to pay for virtual visits at the same rate as in-person visits while the coronavirus emergency remains in effect.

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