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2020 Reimbursement Updates*

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  • October 20 - CMS Adds Cardiac, Intensive Cardiac, and Pulmonary Rehabilitation to Telehealth Codes for
    Physician Office-Based Programs during the Public Health Emergency 
  • October 9 – Extension of COVID-19 Pandemic extends Opportunities for Delivery of Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • September 23 – Delivery of Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation – Opportunities During the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • September 1 – AACVPR Comments to CMS in Response to Proposed 2021 Hospital Outpatient Regulation
  • August 5 – CMS Addresses Virtual Service for Cardiac, Intensive Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • July 16 + 30 – Advocating for U.S. Senate Bill S.4151 and U.S. House Bill HR4858
  • June 4
    • Disruption of Rehabilitation Services
    • AACVPR Requests CMS Waivers
  • February 17 – DOTH Reimbursement Update
  • January 28 – Take action
  • January 15 – Direct Supervision, Clarification

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