COVID-19 Resources: Telehealth, Updates and More
March 27, 2020 (Last Update)

AACE is closely monitoring developments regarding COVID-19 and working with partner medical societies to provide information and resources to our members. Please refer to the links below:

Medicare will temporarily pay clinicians to provide telehealth services for beneficiaries across the entire country. Read more.

AMA's Quick Guide to Telemedicine in Practice

AMA's Special Coding Advice During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Online Learning/Telemedicine CME - ACP's Practical Guide for Incorporation into your Practice

ACP's COVID-19 Telehealth Coding and Billing Practice Management Tips

The Telehealth Initiative provided by The Physicians Foundation, American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Massachusetts Medical Society and Texas Medical Association

COVID-19 Telehealth HIPAA Information from

CMS's Medicare Telemedicine Health Care Provider Fact Sheet

Diabetes Educators slide deck on telehealth and diabetes self management education

AACE Member Gregory Dodell, MD, FACE, has created a helpful slide deck detailing how to set up and operate your telemed service. Click the button below to view the slides, and follow @DodellMD on Twitter for more tips.

Telemedicine SOAP

RUNTIME: 12:56

Watch Dr. Dodell explain the set-up, operation, action and plan/policy for your practice's telemedicine service.

Due to the impossibility of holding EMBRAACE 2020 following emergency declarations, we regret to inform you EMBRAACE 2020 is cancelled.

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The administration has extended the deadline for 2019 Quality Payment Program (QPP) reporting requirements to April 30, 2020, with an automatic neutral payment adjustment for 2021 if no data is submitted at the conclusion of the extension period. CMS is also evaluating options to provide relief around QPP submissions and participation for 2020.

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