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Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
AMA releases special coding advice related to COVID-19 »
New guidance from the AMA provides special coding advice during the COVID-19 public health emergency. One resource outli...
Saturday, March 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Saturday, March 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. DeSantis Issues EO on Non-essential Elective Medical Procedures »
Governor Ron DeSantis issued  Executive Order Number 20-72  on March 20th limiting non-essential medical pro...
Friday, March 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Small Business Administration Opens COVID-19 Economic Injury Loans to Florida Small Businesses »
Applications will be accepted by qualified for-profit, privately held small businesses that maintain a place of business i...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Telehealth Initiative Launches As World Grapples with COVID-19 »
The Physicians Foundation Announces The Telehealth Initiative to Improve Access to Quality Health Care Initiative la...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two COVID-19 Updates: Elective Surgeries/Catastrophic Health Coverage »
Elective Surgeries and Non-Essential Procedures Recommendations and Catastrophic Health Coverage FAQs COVID-19 Elec...
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Congress Passes H.R. 6201: Families First Coronavirus Response Act »
On March 18, 2020, Congress passed H.R. 6201: Families First Coronavirus Response Act-a relief package that, among other t...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOH Permits Use Of Telehealth For Prescribing Controlled Substance »
DOH PERMITS USE OF TELEHEALTH FOR PRESCRIBING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE FOR EXISTING PATIENTS DURING EMERGENCY DECLARATION F...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Blue increases virtual health access as latest response to COVID-19 »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2020 Media contact: Toni Woods, Sr. Media Relations Manager 904-905-3158 –...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
President Trump Expands Telehealth Benefits for Medicare Beneficiaries During COVID-19 Outbreak »
  CMS Outlines New Flexibilities Available to People with Medicare The Trump Administration today announce...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Coverage of Services During the State of Emergency Related to COVID-19 »
Florida Medicaid Health Care Alert: March 16, 2020 Provider Ty...
Monday, March 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Latest CDC Recommendations for COVID-19 »
Attached are the latest CDC recommendations for implementation of risk mitigation strategies in Florida....
Thursday, March 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
From the CDC: COVID-19 Guidance for Healthcare Facilities »
STEPS HEALTHCARE FACILITIES CAN TAKE NOW TO PREPARE FOR CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) https://www.cdc.gov/co...
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Department of Health Announces New Positive COVID-19 Cases in Florida »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 10, 2020 Contact: Joint Information Center on COVID-19 for the State of Florida (8...
Monday, March 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Blue Increasing Access to Health Care Services to Aid in Coronavirus Treatment »
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 6, 2020 – Florida Blue, the state’s leading health insurer, is announcing coverage updates in an...
Friday, March 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Physician's Guide to COVID-19 »
This quick-start COVID-19 physician guide, curated from comprehensive CDC, JAMA and WHO resources, will help prepare your...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Announces Actions to Address Spread of Coronavirus »
CMS calls on all health care providers to activate infection control practices and issues guidance to inspectors as they i...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Information for Healthcare Professionals »
Below is important information from the CDC and the FDOH for healthcare professionals concerning Coronavirus Disease...
Monday, March 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Novel Coronavirus and Patient Safety in the Medical Office »
Debbie Hill, MBA, RN, Senior Patient Safety Risk Manager, The Doctors Company The 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-1...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interim CMS COVID-19 Coding Guidance »
ICD - 10 - C M O ff i c ial C o d i n g G u i d e l i n...
Thursday, February 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ICD-10-CM Official Coding Guidelines - Supplement Coding encounters related to COVID-19 Coronavirus »
Introduction The purpose of this document is to provide official diagnosis coding guidance for health care encounters and...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Detection and Reporting of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) »
The Florida Department of Health would like to update health care providers and laboratories on the detection and reportin...
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Novel Coronavirus »
This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation and CDC will provide updated information as it becomes available, in addit...