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The care-at-home platform specializes in remote patient monitoring and telehealth.
Hospital and nursing home job losses were partially offset by gains in the ambulatory care sector.
Mortality was nearly 200 deaths per 100,000 prisoners over a one-year span, versus 80 deaths per 100,000 in the U.S. population.
The funding provides reimbursements for telecommunications services, information services, and connected devices needed for telehealth during the pandemic.
A new J.D. Power survey suggests that service limitations, access hurdles, and quality-of-care issues dampen consumer enthusiasm for telehealth.
The new plan -- Align powered by Sanford Health Plan – covers Medicare Advantage enrollees in South Dakota, North Dakota and western Minnesota.
The rule lays out how payers and providers will resolve billing disputes under the No Surprises Act.
The letter notes that 20% of rural Americans experience mental illness, and that rural America is disproportionally adversely affected by the opioid epidemic.
The original executive order, imposed in April 2020 and which was set to expire on September 30, relaxes regulations on telehealth, including waivers on privacy and security protection laws.
A CMS audit found that Sacramento-based InnovAge was out of compliance in several areas.