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California Telehealth Network Is Awarded A Three-Year HRSA Grant

Sacramento, CA (August 15, 2017): The California Telehealth Network (CTN), the state’s leading telehealth resource organization, announced it has received a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant award for $975,000 over a three-year period (September 2017 through August 2020). … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory January 2016 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies LEGISLATION Approved Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 250 7/6/15: Chaptered. This bill would expand the definition of “health care provider” for the purposes … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory June 2015 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies LEGISLATION Pending Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 57 5/22/15: In Senate. Read first time. Referred to committee on Rules for assignment. States the … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory April 2015 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies LEGISLATION Pending Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 57 4/13/15: In Assembly. Re-referred to Committee on Local Governance. States the intent of the Legislature … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory March 2015 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies LEGISLATION Pending Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 57 1/5/15: Read first time States the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to promote … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory February 2015 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies LEGISLATION Pending Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 57 1/5/15: Read first time States the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to promote … Continue reading

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CMS issues a rulemaking that includes additional coverage for telehealth services

Earlier this week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final rule that will lead to changes in coverage under Medicare Part B. The rule, proposed in July, will expand the range of telehealth services that can be reimbursed under … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory October 2014 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://cchpca.org/laws/pending/state LEGISLATION 2014 Approved Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 809 9/18/14: Enacted Clarifies points of oral consent law. California AB 1174 9/28/14: Enacted This … Continue reading

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CTRC Legislative/Regulatory July 2014 Update

Please Note: CCHP has a pending legislation/regulation webpage located at the following link: http://telehealthpolicy.us/laws/pending/state LEGISLATION Pending Legislation State Bill # Status Summary California AB 809 6/23/14:  In Senate Health. Clarifies points of oral consent law. California AB 1174 7/2/14:  Read second … Continue reading

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