COVID-19 Updates

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Adopting Connected Care Policy Waivers Permanently to Develop Resilient Healthcare Systems Report

When the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) in the U.S. subsides, the policy waivers, temporary healthcare standards and policies that have been adopted for Medicare, Medicaid, private payers and professional licensure will require a transition—rather than a sudden termination—to ensure stability, embed resiliency and develop a modern, value-based, health delivery system with digital health tools.

Using remote patient monitoring to improve chronic care management for underserved groups

HIMSS Chief Americas Officer Denise Hines talks to Howard University College of Medicine's Michael Crawford during an episode of the Telehealth Connection TV about how remote patient monitoring and telehealth can improve chronic care management for underserved groups, especially at time when the pandemic amplifies health disparities.