Telehealth Resources:

Coding Guidance for Non Face-to-face services 3/31/2020

Telemedicine Guidance- THR/ Aetna 3/31/2020

CMS “extreme and uncontrollable circumstance” policy for COVID-193/31/2020

Telemedicine Guidance- BCBS 3/30/2020

AAFP links for telehealth:

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/inpractice/entry/telehealth_algorithm.html

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/gettingpaid/entry/coronavirus_testing_telehealth.html

https://www.aafp.org/patient-care/emergency/2019-coronavirus/telehealth.html

https://www.dshs.state.tx.us/coronavirus/testing.aspx#dallas

Aetna Cost-sharing and co-pay waiver guidance for COVID-19 related treatment 3/25/2020

Telemedicine Guidance- UHC 3/23/2020:  https://www.uhcprovider.com/en/resource-library/news/provider-telehealth-faqs.html 

AMA Fact Sheet:  Reporting Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) Laboratory Testing 3/23/2020

Medicare and Telehealth benefits and guidance:  https://www.medicare.gov/medicare-coronavirus?utm_campaign=20200318_gmd_prv_gal&utm_content=english&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

3-18-2020

Telemedicine Guidance- Aetna Commercial 3/19/2020

COVID-19 Interim Billing Guidance- Cigna 3/17/2020

CDC Coding Guidelines 2/20/2020

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/health-care/2020/04/12/north-texas-doctors-offices-are-hurting-too-and-theyre-crucial-to-the-covid-19-response/