New York Network IPA Payor Telehealth Guidance Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it will expand telehealth services for Medicare beneficiaries in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The following is a link to the press release from CMS announcing the changes to the telehealth rules:
CMS has provided the following fact sheet related to the announcement:
In order to facilitate your provision of telehealth services, NYNM has assembled (and will update) the telemedicine guidance received from each of our payors.
Please see attached document below to access the List of Medicare Telehealth Services & Codes CY 2020:
New York Network IPA supports you as your practice cares for patients who have, or are concerned they may have, contracted Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). We recognize much will be asked of you and your staff during this period and want to assure you New York Network IPA has taken steps to support your practice and ensure seamless operations throughout the duration of the crisis. New York Network IPA’s reimbursement system is largely digital and has been fortified to operate in the event of a prolonged crisis. Our employees have remote access to all network systems and will remain engaged in supporting the administration of your practice as you remain focused on delivering the highest quality of care to your patients.
We will continue to closely monitor the latest bulletins from CMS and the managed care plans and keep you updated on any important changes.
Finally, we want to share important government resources that will assist you and your staff in educating your patients and answering their most common questions.