Senate Finance Committee Considering Telehealth Options to Improve Care and Lower Costs



Lisa Schmitz Mazur, Dale Van Demark and Marshall Jackson wrote this bylined article on a Senate Finance Committee Policy Document which contemplates expanding the use of telehealth strategies to address the needs of Medicare beneficiaries with chronic conditions. “It is safe to assume that telehealth will continue to be integrated into new payment and care delivery models in support of the shift from fee-for-service to fee-for-value,” the authors wrote.