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ODM additinal policy guidance and billing guidelines on telehealth

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the state of emergency declared by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine on March 9, 2020, the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) adopted emergency rule 5160-1-21, “Telehealth during a state of emergency.” This rule enhanced ODM’s telehealth policy and provides several flexibilities for providers and Medicaid covered individuals in need of care.

Today, ODM is releasing additional policy guidance and detailed billing guidelines related to this rule.

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