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The ATA, the premier organization working to accelerate the adoption of telehealth, joined U.S. Senators to announce the introduction of new bipartisan legislation to support more widespread adoption of telehealth and virtual care technologies.
Earlier this month, the Journal of the American Medical Association published an article on Waste in the US Health Care System: Estimated Costs and Potential for Savings. In response to the article’s findings, Jay Eisenstock, Chair, WEDI Board of Directors, issued the following statement…
On Thursday, October 31, the Senate health committee will hold a committee vote on eight public health bills.
The National Board for Health and Wellness Coaching, a nonprofit subsidiary of the National Board of Medical Examiners, announces the AMA’s approval of new Category III CPT® Codes for health and well-being coaching effective January 1, 2020.
Physicians across the country and across specialties are urging CMS to reduce the harms and burdens of prior authorization by incorporating Consensus Principles into its policies and encouraging other payers to do so as well.
Nine organizations who represent a diverse array of healthcare providers wrote Seema Verma, administrator of CMS, urging the agency pay as soon as possible the 5 percent bonus for participation in Advanced Alternative Payment Models.
The Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) announced its support for new legislation titled The ASC Quality and Access Act of 2019 (H.R. 4350). US Representatives Devin Nunes (R-CA) and John Larson (D-CT) introduced the legislation in the US House of Representatives.
The American Medical Association announced the release of the 2020 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set containing identifiers and descriptors assigned to each medical, surgical, and diagnostic services available to patients.
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