BC Advantage - 2017 Issue 5
How Telehealth Benefits Rural Health Centers Part 2
When it comes to adding any new service, especially telehealth, the first question many of you have relates to reimbursement. If you read last week's article you discovered the need, some of the benefits and how easily telehealth is to implement. Today we're going to discuss reimbursement, key drivers and what you should look for in telehealth technology. As far as telehealth is concerned, Medicare Part B covers certain services, like office visits and consultations that are provided with these two stipulations:You must be using an interactive 2-way telecommunications system with real-time audio and video; and That it...
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