Bill to Expand Telehealth in Rural Areas

Bill to Expand Telehealth in Rural Areas

In December, U.S. Congressman Jason Smith introduced the Permanency of Audio-Only Telehealth Act. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service (CMS) will be obliged to continue to reimburse certain audio-only telehealth visits. The TBHI also published a blog...
New Federal Rule on Information Blocking

New Federal Rule on Information Blocking

After the start of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), prohibited “information blocking” practices by covered entities who had restricted the free flow of EHI. The essence of the rule is to mandate quick and easy...