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October 16, 2020

CMS Expands List of Reimbursed Telehealth Services

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced this week that providers will have 11 additional telehealth services that will be reimbursed by CMS during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

October 14, 2020

Wolf Administration Outlines Fall Flu, COVID-19 Preparations

As Pennsylvania enters the autumn and winter months, the state’s public health infrastructure is ready to address the dual threat of flu season and an increase in COVID-19 cases, state Secretary of Health Rachel Levine, MD, said today.

October 02, 2020

Wolf Administration Unveils New Health Care Proposal

Governor Wolf today proposed a whole-person health reform package that he says will help to improve health care affordability and outcomes, and tackle the health inequities resulting from systemic racism.

October 01, 2020

Emergency Preparedness Month is a Reminder to Always Remain Ready

As we head into the last quarter of 2020, health care systems and workforce throughout Pennsylvania continue to show amazing resilience. Since late February, the entire health care community has been deeply engaged in COVID-19 response, including efforts to control and contain the virus, and care for patients. The pace of this event persists; it clearly is a long-term effort that involves a whole of community response.