Overall, CMS continues the trend of allowing greater flexibility to Medicare Advantage plans - including a new rule expanding the availability of telehealth services.
Cityblock, a new kind of healthcare system, plans to partner with community-based organizations, health plans and provider organizations to reconfigure the delivery – both physically and virtually – of health and social services.
Amongst the many areas where healthcare provider shortages exist, one of the most critical is in mental healthcare and psychiatry. Telepsychiatry presents a new opportunity for patients, providers and health plans, alike. Here are three guidelines for optimizing utilization of telepsychiatry services.