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Update to IL 2020-37 Telemedicine Flexibility for Face-to-Face Reassessments (IL 2021-43)

Last updated on 9/14/2021

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has published IL 2021-43.

This information letter provides notice that the emergency amendment to Title 40, Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Section 30.14(e), permitting face-to-face reassessments to be conducted as a telemedicine medical service for recertification of hospice services, expires on November 9, 2021.

This flexibility, which was outlined in IL 20-37, will no longer be permitted after the emergency rule expires.

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