CMS Expands Covid-19

CMS Expands COVID-19 Telehealth Reimbursement to Therapists, Phone Services The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has once again expanded telehealth and mHealth reimbursement during the COVID-19 crisis, including coverage for more care providers and services delivered by audio-only phones.   By Eric Wicklund May 01, 2020 – Federal officials are once again relaxing the rules for telehealth…

National Nutrition Month

7 Ways HR Can Celebrate National Nutrition Month Alan Kohll Contributor  March is National Nutrition Month. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics introduced this campaign in an effort to encourage Americans to make informed nutritional choices and promote healthy eating and exercise habits. The theme of 2018’s National Nutrition Month is “Go Further with Food.”…

Press Release

URAC to Purchase CHQI Programs January 6, 2020   Washington, DC – URAC announced today that it has acquired the programs of ClearHealth Quality Institute (CHQI), a health care accreditation organization based in Annapolis, MD. “This is the union of the expertise of two of the country’s leading accrediting bodies,” said URAC’s President and CEO Shawn…

FIGHT THE FLU!

The National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is a national awareness week focused on highlighting the importance of influenza vaccination. Learn More at https://www.cdc.gov/flu/resource-center/nivw/index.htm  

Radio Show Tomorrow Night!

RADIO SHOW TOMORROW NIGHT! Friends With Benefits’ Blue Cirrus “Telehealth Talk” segment is featuring Lloyd Sirmons, Director at Southeastern TRC. Lloyd will be sharing information on School based telehealth programs. Tune in at 9PM via – (link: http://v6.player.abacast.net/2231)