Category: Regulations

CMS Current Emergencies

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updates this page every day with all press releases, fact sheets, billing and coding guidance and all other current COVID-19 information ... Read More

CMS Medicare Telehealth FAQs

This fact sheet, published March 17, 2020, contains frequently asked questions concerning telehealth and the COVID-19 pandemic ... Read More

CMS COVID-19 1812(f) Waiver

Click on this section to access a link to the 1812(f) waiver ... Read More

Medicaid State Plan Fee-for-Service Payments for Services Delivered via Telehealth

This link provides access to a document intended to assist states in understanding policy options for paying Medicaid providers that use telehealth technology to deliver services ... Read More

DEA Telehealth Regulations on COVID-19 and Prescriptions

As of March 16, 2020, and continuing for as long as the Secretary’s designation of a public health emergency remains in effect, DEA-registered practitioners in all areas of the United States may issue prescriptions for all schedule II-V controlled substances to patients for whom they have not conducted an in-person medical evaluation, provided all of the following conditions are met: ... Read More

COVID-19 Telehealth Coding and Billing – Practice Management Tips from ACP

In order to mitigate exposure of patients who are sick or at-risk due to other conditions, as well as protect the healthcare workers and community, practices are strongly encouraged to use telehealth whenever possible and to consider establishing protocols and procedures for use by practice staff and clinicians ... Read More

FEMA COVID-19 Response

The Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) has several COVID-19 fact sheets, best practices, and other resources available ... Read More

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

This publication includes recommendations and descriptions of mandatory safety and health standards ... Read More

OSHA Guidance for Control and Prevention for Healthcare

OSHA has provided information for specific worker groups and their employers who may have potential exposures to COVID-19 ... Read More

Key OSHA COVID-19 Standards

There is no specific OSHA standard covering COVID-19. However, some OSHA requirements may apply to preventing occupational exposure to COVID-19. This section covers the most relevant ... Read More