ASPE Releases Report on Medicare Telehealth Utilization During the COVID-19 Pandemic

ASPE Releases Report on Medicare Telehealth Utilization During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), released a report on Medicare beneficiary telehealth utilization during the COVID-19 pandemic (press release). The report analyzes Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) claims data from January through May 2020 and addresses how the telehealth flexibilities helped maintain access to health services during the public health… (Slifer, July 29, 2020) #COVID-19, #Physicians, #Primary Care, #Telehealth