Medicare's Telehealth Benefit: Clarification from the Durable Medical Equipment MACs

CGS Administrators and Noridian Healthcare Solutions, the DME MAC contractors, encourage all physicians and non-physician practitioners to view this special edition of Medicare Minute MD. In the video, Dr. Robert Hoover, the Jurisdiction C Medical Director, discusses Medicare’s Telehealth Benefit and provides examples of various arrangements for telemedicine that all treating practitioners need to consider before engaging in these types of practices. Even if you don’t order durable medical equipment, you may find this information helpful in your practice. Navigate to Medicare Minute℠: Telehealth Benefit on the CGS Administrators web site to view the video and related information.