Florida Medicaid Telehealth Reimbursement

 Medicaid Reimbursement / Posted 6 months ago by Telehealthist

Florida Medicaid reimburses for real time interactive telemedicine according to administrative code, however there is no indication of reimbursement in any Medicaid Manual. No reference was found in regards to reimbursement for store-and-forward or remote patient monitoring.

Definitions
Telemedicine is “the use of telecommunication and information technology to provide clinical care to individuals at a distance, and to transmit the information needed to provide that care.”

Live Video
Policy
FL Medicaid reimburses for real time, two-way, interactive telemedicine.

Eligible Services/Specialties
Some telemedicine services reimbursed in Community Behavioral Health Services and Child Protective Team Services.

Eligible Providers
Telemedicine is available for use by all providers of Florida Medicaid services that are enrolled in or registered with the Florida Medicaid program and who are licensed within their scope of practice to perform the service.

Eligible Sites
No reference found.

Geographic Limits
No reference found.

Facility/Transmission Fee
No reference found.

Store-and-Forward
Policy
No reference found.

Eligible Services/Specialties
No reference found.

Geographic Limits
No reference found.

Transmission Fee
No reference found.

Remote Patient Monitoring
Policy
No reference found.

Conditions
No reference found.

Provider Limitations
No reference found.

Other Restrictions
No reference found.

Email/Phone/Fax
No reimbursement for telephone, chart review, electronic mail messages or facsimile transmissions.

Consent
No reference found.

Out of State Providers
No reference found.

Miscellaneous
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