Tag: telehealth

VA weighs in on NCQA White Paper on The Impact of...

"The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced the release of a new white paper titled, “The Future of Telehealth Roundtable: The Potential Impact...

GovCIO Newscast: Listen: HHS Assistant Secretary for Health’s Key Efforts to...

"Adm. Rachel Levine is Assistant Secretary for Health, coordinating public health efforts at the federal level. Levine discusses challenges and lessons learned from the...

Federal News Network Newscast: How telehealth became a proven commodity for...

"A new and impressive statistic has emerged from the pandemic. Everyone knew that remote medical visits or telehealth grew when people could not or...

JD Supra: HHS OIG Launches New Resource Page Featuring Telehealth

"Perhaps signaling the increasing likelihood of a permanent telehealth solution for the Medicare program, the Office of Inspector General for the US Department of...

GAO: Medicaid: CMS Should Assess Effect of Increased Telehealth Use on...

"Why GAO Did This Study To respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, states have expanded their coverage of telehealth in Medicaid, a jointly financed federal-state health...

DHA awards $20M Global Nurse Advice Line services contract

Optum Healthcare Solutions LLC, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, was awarded Option Four for contract (HT0011-17-C-0017) in the amount of $19,712,748. The Global Nurse Advice Line...

ReportWire: Becerra: HHS Will Fight For More Telehealth After Public Health...

“The Department of Health and Human Services will seek to sustain and expand access to telemedicine after the federal government declares the COVID-19 public...

LexisNexis Risk Solutions recruits digital health lead Raj Dharmapal as Director,...

Raj Dharmapal, armed with experience as a Digital Health and Telehealth lead supporting growth strategy, account planning, account management, investments, partnerships, and strategic offerings,...

Federal News Network: VA looks to boost healthcare services through wireless...

"The Department of Veterans Affairs is experimenting with fifth-generation mobile networks at three medical centers, while also using 5G to boost connections at rural...

Press Release: HHS Awards Nearly $55 Million to Increase Virtual Health...

"Today, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), awarded nearly $55 million to 29 HRSA-funded...