Theresa has experience representing hospital systems, physician groups and medical schools, and she advises clients on a variety of state and federal regulations, including the confidentiality of health information, fraud and abuse laws, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, and EMTALA.
Telehealth Flexibilities Extended to Late 2022 and Likely Beyond
Recent legislative changes indicate that Congress is committed to continuing to allow patients to access telehealth services after the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) ends, but it is gathering more information before making such changes permanent. Comments from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (“HHS”) Secretary Xavier Becerra and the HHS Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) indicate that HHS is committed to expanding telehealth beyond the end of the PHE and that the OIG recognizes the long-term benefits of access to these services.
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