Legislation to Expand Medicare Telehealth Reimbursement Introduced

On Wednesday, February 3, 2016, nine bipartisan members of Congress introduced legislation in both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives that would expand Medicare telehealth services and remote patient monitoring. The Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health Act (S. 2484 / H.R. 2442) would lift Medicare’s restrictions on…