Congressman Denver Riggleman introduces new telehealth bill

The lawmaker wants to expand options for people on Medicare and Medicaid.
Updated: Nov. 20, 2020 at 8:28 PM EST
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) -This week, Congressman Denver Riggleman introduced the Expanded Telehealth Access Act.

People on Medicare would have access to a wider variety of healthcare workers.

It also waives certain requirements that may limit telehealth services to people on Medicaid.

Riiggleman says COVID-19 underscored the need to get telehealth to more people, especially those in vulnerable populations.

More information about Riggleman’s efforts on this bill are posted here.

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