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Telehealth Information Sessions

The Division of Insurance and MassHealth are holding information sessions to discuss the implementation of telehealth provisions that are included within Chapter 260 of the Acts of 2020.

Participate in a virtual information session

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Meeting ID: 290 289 5643  Passcode: 501

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Meeting ID: 290 289 5643 Passcode: 501

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Session Dates

Friday, February 26, 2021     10-11:30  AM          

Session #1 to Discuss Implementation of Telehealth Provisions within Chapter 260 of Acts of 2020

Planned topics:

  1. Carrier Communications with Members
  2. Carrier Contracts/Communications with Providers
  3. Telecommunication Technology Platforms

 

Friday, March 12, 2021         10-11:30 AM         

Session #2 to Discuss Implementation of Telehealth Provisions within Chapter 260 of Acts of 2020

Planned topics:

  1. What constitutes a telehealth visit?
  2. Definitions of Services

 

 Wednesday, March 31, 2021  10-11:30 AM             

Session #3 to Discuss Implementation of Telehealth Provisions within Chapter 260 of Acts of 2020.

Planned topics:

  1. Reimbursement
  2. Billing

 

Wednesday, April 14, 2021    10-11:30 AM               

Session #4 to Discuss Implementation of Telehealth Provisions within Chapter 260 of Acts of 2020

Planned topics:

  1. Utilization Review for Telehealth 
  2. Telehealth Standards to be Added to Managed Care Accreditation Reviews

 

Thursday, April 29, 2021    6:30-8 PM

Session #5 to Discuss Implementation of Telehealth Provisions within Chapter 260 of Acts of 2020

Planned topics:

  1. Discussion of prior meetings for persons to participate who were not able to attend the afternoon sessions.

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Submit your Comments

If you are unable to participate or if you wish to present information about what was discussed during a meeting, please send written comments to jatin.dave@mass.gov and kevin.beagan@mass.gov.

 

 

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