Status Summary

First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness on 1.21.2020. (updated 3.13.2020)

Legislative Session

2020

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Riccelli

Starting January 2021, a health  carrier shall reimburse a provider for a service provided through telemedicine at the same rate as if the services provided in person. This includes coverage offered by Medicaid managed care plans.

Hospitals, telemedicine companies, and provider groups consisting of eleven or more providers may elect to negotiate a reimbursement rate for telemedicine services that differs from the in-person rate.

 

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