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.
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 HHS.gov
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 SOAPRUNTIME: 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.
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.
Read AACE's media outreach efforts and the efforts of our partners to help keep our patients safe.
AACE President Sandra Weber, MD, FACP, FACE spoke with The New York Times in their piece entitled,
"Coronavirus Threatens Americans With Underlying Conditions"