The Alliance for Connected Care aims to:
Demonstrate the importance of Connected Care as a tool for improved quality and efficiency.
Build significant and high-level support for Connected Care among leaders in Congress and the Administration.
Enable more telehealth to support new models of care.
Lift geographic and site restrictions for telehealth in Medicare.
Establish a consensus-based, standardized definition of Connected Care to advance with policymakers.
Connected Care Updates – May 30
This update includes: DEA Signals It's Open To Revising Telehealth Rules Medicare Contractors Will Keep Paying for Remote Monitoring HRSA Office for the Advancement of Telehealth Interstate Licensure Resources and notable research and news developments
Connected Care Updates – May 22
This update includes: Medicare Administrative Contractors Announced There Will Not Be a Local Coverage Determination (LCD) for RPM and RTM Reintroduction of the Protecting Rural Telehealth Access Act GOP Lawmakers Press Department Of Labor (DOL) To Extend Standalone Telehealth CMS Extends COVID-19 Telehealth Flexibilities for Hospital Outpatient Therapies and notable research and news developments
Connected Care Updates – May 15
This update includes: DEA, SAMHSA Extend COVID-19 Telemedicine Flexibilities for Prescribing Controlled Medications for Six Months FAQ – CMS Waivers, Flexibilities, and the End of the COVID-19 PHE Fact Sheet – Telehealth Flexibilities and Resources and the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and notable research and news developments
Connected Care Updates – May 8
This update includes: DEA Revises Telemedicine Prescribing Guidelines DEA Statement on COVID-19 Telemedicine Flexibilities Johns Hopkins Presses CMS to Extend Telehealth Supervision By Residents and notable research and news developments
Connected Care Updates – May 1
This update includes: Bipartisan letter to protect coverage of telehealth flexibilities House Education and the Workforce Committee hearing on excepted benefits Introduction of the Expanding Care in the Home and notable research and news developments