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CMS Announces Additional Medicare Telehealth Services and New Medicaid Telehealth Toolkit

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has added 11 additional Medicare telehealth services for the duration of the COVID-19 public health emergency, including cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation services.  

The full list of Medicare telehealth services is available on CMS’ website. In addition, CMS released an updated State Medicaid & CHIP Telehealth Toolkit, intended to assist policymakers in expanding access to telehealth services in Medicaid programs under COVID-19 public health emergency flexibilities.