Billing for telehealth during COVID-19
During the COVID-19 public health emergency, reimbursements for telehealth continue to evolve. The federal government, state Medicaid programs, and private insurers have expanded coverage for virtual health care services.
Did you know?
During the COVID-19 public health emergency, any health care provider who is eligible to bill Medicare can bill for telehealth services regardless of where the patient or provider is located. For more information about what is covered, see:
- Medicare Coverage and Payment of Virtual Services (video) — from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
- List of Telehealth Services — from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
- Current State Laws & Reimbursement Policies — from the National Policy Center - Center for Connected Health Policy