“Telehealth services accounted for a little more than a quarter of all medical visits to nursing homes covered by fee-for-service Medicare between March and June, according to the federal government’s top Medicare official.
The figure, noted in an essay by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma, marks the first nursing home-specific estimate of telehealth utilization in long-term care in the wake of sweeping federal moves to relax restrictions around remote visits during the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Read the full article here.Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News
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