Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Billing Virtual Services During COVID-19

CMS has broadened access to Medicare telehealth services on a temporary and emergency basis due to the Coronavirus. What does this mean for your practice? Which services are covered? What are the documentation and coding rules?
  1. Medicare Virtual Visits Review
  2. Medicare Virtual Visit Quiz
Course Objectives:
Review the following
  • Expansion of telehealth services due to the COVID-19 health emergency. 
  • Three basic types of virtual visits covered under the waiver. 
  • Which patients are eligible for the services?
  • Specific types of communication allowed.
  • Does cost sharing apply? 
  • What is the correct POS?
  • Which modifier should be assigned?