Indiana Medicaid Telehealth Coverage

Indiana Medicaid Allows Telemedicine And Telephone …

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Indiana Medicaid allows telemedicine and telephone options for mo st health care and mental health interactions . Policy intended to streamline access to healthservices, protect frontline healthcare workers and help ensure appropriate utilization of emergency services . INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration announced today …

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Indiana Telemedicine & Telehealth Reimbursement …

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Telehealth Parity Accident and sickness insurance (dental or vision insurance is excluded) policies and individual or group contracts must provide coverage for telemedicine services in accordance with the same clinical criteria as would be provided for services provided in-person.

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Indiana Medicaid Covers Telemedicine Services In COVID19

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The Indiana Medicaid program released a statement on March 19, 2020 announcing new coverage policies to make it easier to provide telemedicine…

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IHCP, Anthem Update Telehealth Billing

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MedLucid Solutions, LLC ISMA’s advocacy has helped bring about an important change in billing for telehealth services for Indiana Medicaid fee-for-service (FFS) and managed care plans. And, Anthem, Inc. recently announced updates regarding telehealth services and cost-share waivers. ISMA action spurs IHCP telehealth billing change

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Indiana Medicaid Covers Telemedicine Services In COVID19

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The Indiana Medicaid program released a statement on March 19, 2020 announcing new coverage policies to make it easier to provide telemedicine services to patients during the public health emergency declaration as announced by Governor Holcomb. Effective immediately, Indiana Medicaid will cover most health services, including covered mental health services …

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Indiana Medicaid Temporarily Expands Telehealth Coverage

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On March 19, 2020, the Family and Social Services Administration (the “FSSA”) announced Indiana Medicaid will temporarily cover telephone and telemedicine interactions between Medicaid beneficiaries and health care providers in an effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. These services will be reimbursed as if it was a face‑to‑face encounter.

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COVID19 Quick Reference Guide: Telemedicine For Indiana

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The IHCP covers telehealth services provided by home health agencies to members who are approved for other home health services Telemedicine services may be provided using any technology that allows for real-time, interactive consultation between the patient and the healthcare provider.

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IHCP Changes Telehealth Billing Guidelines For Indiana

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IHCP Changes Telehealth Billing Guidelines for Indiana Medicaid The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) has changed the telemedicine billing guidelines for Indiana Medicaid fee-for-service (FFS) and managed care benefit plans through the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency.

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INDIANA MEDICAID TEMPORARILY EXPANDS TELEHEALTH …

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INDIANA MEDICAID TEMPORARILY EXPANDS TELEHEALTH COVERAGE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 On March 19, 2020, the Family and Social Services Administration (the "FSSA") announced Indiana Medicaid will temporarily cover telephone and telemedicine interactions between Medicaid beneficiaries and health care providers in an effort to contain the spread …

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Indiana Medicaid COVID19 Flexibilities: Telemedicine

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During Indiana’s COVID-19 emergency declaration, the Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) is implementing temporary changes to provide flexibility for Indiana Medicaid providers and patients. Changes affect many areas of IHCP, including telemedicine, timely filing limits, provider enrollment, and more.

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Telemedicine In Indiana: Law, Policies, Rules, And

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Indiana Medicaid Program. Indiana Medicaid reimburses for a wide range of telemedicine services delivered through interactive, live, two-way video communication. While Indiana state law doesn’t make the distinction between telemedicine and telehealth, the state’s Medicaid program defines them as separate terms.

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Telehealth Regulation And Reimbursement Indiana

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Effective March 17, 2020, Anthems affiliated health plans will waive member cost share for telehealth (video + audio) visits, including visits for mental health or substance abuse disorders, for our fully-insured employer plans, individual plans, Medicare plans and Medicaid plans where permissible for 90 days.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What telemedicine services are covered by medicaid in indiana?

Any IHCP-covered service listed in the Indiana Medicaid Telemedicine Service Code Table – aside from the exclusions listed in BT202022 and speech, occupational, and physical therapies – can be provided through audio-only, given that the service can reasonably be provided through audio-only communication.

Does the ihcp cover telehealth?

The IHCP covers telehealth services provided by home health agencies to members who are approved for other home health services Telemedicine services may be provided using any technology that allows for real-time, interactive consultation between the patient and the healthcare provider.

Does medicaid cover telehealth and live video?

Medicaid policies include those with some type of reimbursement for telehealth but the scope of these policies varies among states. All states and District of Columbia reimburse for live video services in their Medicaid program. At least 10 states stipulate Medicaid coverage and reimbursement for all three common modalities.

What is the medicaidchip telehealth toolkit?

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) developed this Medicaid & CHIP Telehealth toolkit (PDF, 414.95 KB) to help states accelerate adoption of broader telehealth coverage policies in the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Programs (CHIP) during the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency.

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