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Commercial Health Insurance & TRICARE COVID-19 Telehealth Regulations: An OPEN MINDS Market Intelligence Report
On March 17, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Trump Administration announced steps to expand access to telehealth services during the COVID-19 outbreak. Under the guidance of HHS and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the states have eased telehealth provisions to prohibit copayments or deductibles for services received; allow in-state and out-of-state providers to deliver telehealth services; authorize telehealth services to be reimbursed the same as face-to-face services; and modify existing health plan delivery to include additional services for treatment of COVID . . .