CHAPTER 9. HUMAN SERVICES.

§9-5-28. Requirement for telehealth rates.

The Medicaid plan, which issues, renews, amends, or adjusts a plan, policy, contract, or agreement on or after July 1, 2021, shall provide reimbursement for a telehealth service at a rate negotiated between the provider and the insurance company for virtual telehealth encounters. The Medicaid plan, which issues, renews, amends, or adjusts a plan, policy, contract, or agreement on or after July 1, 2021, shall provide reimbursement for a telehealth service for an established patient, or care rendered on a consulting basis to a patient located in an acute care facility whether inpatient or outpatient on the same basis and at the same rate under a contract, plan, agreement, or policy as if the service is provided through an in-person encounter rather than provided via telehealth.

Bills Affecting §9-5-28

2022 Regular Session: HB2127
2021 Regular Session: SB1
2021 Regular Session: HB2024
2021 Regular Session: HB2127
2021 Regular Session: HB2252
2021 Regular Session: SB289
2021 Regular Session: HB2965
2021 Regular Session: HB2967
2021 Regular Session: HB3040
2021 Regular Session: SB417
2021 Regular Session: SB611
2021 Regular Session: SB672
2020 Regular Session: SB37
2020 Regular Session: HB4162
2020 Regular Session: HB4643
2020 Regular Session: HB4669
2020 Regular Session: SB526
2020 Regular Session: SB546
2020 Regular Session: SB633