Tag: telehealth

mHealth Intelligence: New HHS Report Makes the Case for Continued Telehealth...

"Federal efforts to expand Medicare’s telehealth coverage during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic 'played a critical role in helping to maintain access...

MeriTalk: VA Launching Digital Divide Consult to Help Veterans Access Telehealth...

"The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is implementing a national digital divide consult as a part of its efforts to ensure that veterans without...

VA: OIT’s Sophisticated Monitoring Solutions Improve Veteran and VA Clinician Telehealth...

“The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) enhanced several IT systems to stay ahead of the unprecedented surge in the demand for video appointments as...

Video: VA Chief Officer of the Office of Connected Care discusses...

“Dr. Neil Evans, Chief Officer of the Office of Connected Care at the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses the explosion of telehealth since the...

Becker’s Hospital Review: Seema Verma: 3 areas CMS is assessing for...

"In response to the telehealth expansions and increased usage during the pandemic, CMS is reviewing the temporary regulation changes it made and assessing which...

MeriTalk: VA on Track to Meet VA.gov PMA Goals, Progressing on...

"As part of the President’s Management Agenda (PMA), the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is tacking to major IT priorities – improving the veteran...

Healthcare IT News: CMS issues guidance for new telehealth eCQM reporting...

“The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has put together further detailed guidance for how healthcare providers should be documenting and reporting electronic clinical...

VA inks $100M contract with Philips to Create World’s Largest Tele-Critical...

"Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded...

Fortune: Medicare chief Seema Verma reflects on lessons learned from the...

"As COVID-19 infections soar to 3 million cases across the U.S. and the death toll crosses the 130,000 mark, Seema Verma, administrator for the...

Are agency IT infrastructures at VA and CMS ready to meet...

“The coronavirus pandemic has sent shockwaves across the country’s entire healthcare industry. Health agencies at every level of government have responded quickly by committing...