TQ Teleconnection- October 2017
CHRONIC Act, which expands Medicare coverage for telemedicine, passes in Senate
Senate Bill 870, the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic Care Act of 2017, or CHRONIC Act for short, has passed in the Senate by a unanimous vote. Among other things, the bill, which was originally introduced in April by Senator Orrin Hatch (R - Utah), includes provisions that would expand Medicare coverage for telemedicine.
Mobi Health News (9/27/17)