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Health Care Provisions in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, P.L. 116-127

Description
Provides an overview of the healthcare-related provisions of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, passed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Focuses on coverage of COVID-19 testing and related items for individuals covered by Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, CHIP, TRICARE, Veterans healthcare, the IHS, and most private plans. Includes a discussion of changes to Medicare coverage of telehealth services.
Date
04/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Congressional Research Service
Tagged as
Health insurance · Infectious diseases · Legislation and regulations · Medicaid · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models · Telehealth