DOH: Updated COVID-19 Medicaid Update Special Edition: Comprehensive Telehealth Guidance 3-23-2020

Carl J. Pucci in Clinical & Quality, Finance & Reimbursement

Attached please find an updated version of the Medicaid Update Special Edition - Comprehensive Guidance Regarding Use of Telehealth including Telephonic Services During the COVID-19 State of Emergency, which now includes clarifications for FQHC billing as well as billing for home care providers. This guidance was originally issued on March 21, 2020. The Department will be scheduling a webinar shortly to walk through this guidance and a set of FAQs for Medicaid telehealth are under development.  

This document will be updated frequently so please continue to check the COVID-19 Guidance for Medicaid Providers webpage and the Medicaid Update webpage  for updates and amendments. 

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Carl J. Pucci
Chief Financial Officer
518-462-4800 x36