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New Telemedicine Policies Bring Promising Outlook for 2016

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 12, 2016
2015 was a huge year for telemedicine policy, with more than 200 telemedicine bills introduced in state legislatures nationwide. That includes at least one telemedicine-related bill for all but eight states!...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, interstate licensure, interstate medical licensure compact, licensing, Medicare, policy, revenue, telehealth, Telemedicine

How to Create Your Telemedicine Billing Policy

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Feb 5, 2016
One of the key parts of ensuring your new telemedicine solution brings your practice an ROI is setting up the right telemedicine billing strategy....
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, insurance, medicaid, Medicare, parity law, Private payers, reimbursement, telehealth, Telemedicine

How to Improve Your Practice with Progressive Cash Flow Strategies

Posted by Melanie Reed, Jan 13, 2016
Need to improve your medical practice cash flow? It’s worth trying out a few progressive cash flow strategies....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, cash flow, cash flow melanie, claims, collection, collections, financial health, insurance, medicaid, Medical Practice, Medicare, melanie reed, Practice Management, Private payers, profitable practice

The Biggest Trends in Telemedicine from 2015

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 28, 2015
2015 saw a stream of headlines and new policy victories for telemedicine. As we head into the new year, the future for telemedicine is looking bright. A recent report valued the U.S. telemedicine market at $572 million in 2014 and estimates the market to grow to $2.8 billion by 2022....
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Topics: 2015, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, healthcare trends, interstate medical licensure compact, licensing, licensure, medicaid, Medicare, retail clinics, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy, telemedicine trends, telemental health, trends

Telemedicine & Medicare Chronic Care: What to Know About 99490

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Dec 8, 2015
When Medicare announced in early 2015 it was adding the new CPT code 99490, it was a big win for chronic care management and telemedicine. 99490 was added specifically to provide better coverage for managing patients with multiple chronic conditions, a job that often requires a lot of “behind-the-scenes,” unbillable time for healthcare providers....
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Topics: 99490, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, CCM, chronic care, chronic care management, chronic illness, hospice, Medicare, nurse, nurse practitioner, nurse practitioners, physician, physician assistants, physicians, reimbursement, Telemedicine

New Survey On What Physicians Think of Recent Healthcare Trends

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 17, 2015
Ever wonder what other physicians are thinking about the recent changes in healthcare? Rest assured, your colleagues are probably having the same reactions, thoughts, doubts as you!...
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Topics: ACA, accountable care organization, aco, Affordable Care Act, eVisit Blog Posts, clinicians, incentives, independent practices, medicaid, medical homes, Medicare, mhealth tech, nurse practitioners, payers, payments, physician assistants, physicians, primary care physicians, retirement

Infographic: How to Improve Chronic Care with Telemedicine

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Sep 29, 2015
Chronic disease is by far the leading cause of death and healthcare costs in the United States. Just take a look at the stats in our chronic care infographic below: 70% of all deaths are due to chronic disease. 86% of healthcare costs are spent on chronic care. Half of all U.S. adults have one or more chronic diseases. In 2010, we spent $157 billion on cancer care and $190 billion on obesity-related illnesses....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, cancer, CDC, chronic care, chronic disease, chronic illness, diabetes, heart disease, illness, management, Medicare, mHealth, United States

Free Webinar: The Basics of Telemedicine Reimbursement

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Sep 21, 2015
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Topics: adella cordova, eVisit Blog Posts, medicaid, medical billing, Medicare, Private payers, Telemedicine, telemedicine reimbursement

Medicare and Telemedicine: Top 10 FAQs

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Aug 12, 2015
As a telemedicine company, we know that navigating issues around telemedicine policy and reimbursement can be tricky. Afterall, your job as a provider isn’t to be an expert on telemedicine rules – it’s to provide the very best care to your patients.  ...
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, eligibility, financial health, insurance, Medicare, medicare guidelines, profitability, reimbursement, remote visits, telehealth, Telemedicine

Top Cash Flow Challenges for Medical Practices

Posted by Melanie Reed, Jul 20, 2015
How can medical practices improve their cash flow and improve their financial health? In today’s constantly shifting healthcare space, what are the top challenges we need to address to improve practice cash flow?...
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, cash flow, insurance, medicaid, medical practice cash flow, Medicare, Practice Management, reimbursement, revenue

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