CMS Expanded Coverage of Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring Services

CMS Expanded Coverage of Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring Services »

12 Dec, 2017
NewsUncategorized

In terms of remote patient monitoring, CMS has un-bundled CPT code 99091 for 2018, meaning that providers will soon be able to get reimbursed separately for time spent on collection and interpretation of health data that is generated by a patient remotely, digitally stored and transmitted to the provider, at a minimum of 30 minutes of time. CMS stated that this is a first step toward recognizing remote patient monitoring services for separate payment, and it will continue to closely track the AMA’s CPT Editorial Panel activities as they further refine and value the code sets for remote monitoring.

AMA To Launch Physician Innovation Network

AMA To Launch Physician Innovation Network »

19 Oct, 2017
News

The American Medical Association has developed a new tool to help physicians called the Physician Innovation Network. We asked the AMA's Meg Barron a few questions about this new platform, also called PIN.

Innovation HealthJam: What does your Physician of the Future Look like?

Innovation HealthJam: What does your Physician of the Future Look like? »

16 Jun, 2014
MedTech Features
Medicine is changing; social media, online conferences, and twitter are democratizing the discussion. We're super excited about Innovation HealthJam, the first open call to discuss with leaders in the field how medicine should be changing. Medical education needs to morph with the changes in medicine. What changes do you see as important? [caption id="" align="aligncenter"…

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