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Facility Fees & Telehealth Reimbursement

Properly identifying facilities that rely upon reimbursable services can also point the way for additional fees that are exclusive to telehealth. For example, “facility fees” are often reimbursable. They are the U.S. government’s way of supporting the technology infrastructure costs …

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FaceTime HIPAA

FaceTime HIPAA Privacy Concerns Apple’s FaceTime has recently been revealed to contain a major bug that significantly impacts the privacy of iPhone users everywhere. Among these concerns are issues specifically regarding FaceTime and HIPAA compliance for health care providers across …

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Remote Patient Monitoring & Telehealth Reimbursement

As of January 1, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) unbundled the 99091 CPT code making it possible for some eligible practitioners to be reimbursed “for time spent on collection and interpretation of health data that is generated by a patient …

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HIPAA Release Forms

HIPAA Release Forms for Behavioral Health Professionals Under HIPAA regulation health care professionals across all industries are responsible for obtaining HIPAA release forms from their patients. HIPAA release forms are documents that must be signed by patients before any of …