CMS Allows Exchange Plan Changes To Promote Telehealth

By Amy Lotven / March 30, 2020 at 2:15 PM
CMS is allowing private individual and small group market insurers to alter their plan designs mid-year to expand or provide telehealth services in light of the coronavirus pandemic and asks states to take a similar approach. The move is one of several ways the administration has been promoting telehealth over the past month, and some experts believe at least some of the changes could be permanent. HHS relaxed Medicare coverage of telehealth services, and Treasury recently clarified that high-deductible health...

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