How legislation can continue to help patients who need telehealth
This month, Congress passed its 2022 omnibus spending bill, which expanded coverage of telehealth services under the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. A massive win for the 130 million patients that rely on these services for their healthcare, the provision extended coverage for certain telehealth services for 151 days (until September 14th) after the pandemic-era public health emergency ends in April.
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What is happiness and how is it related to mental health?
Every year on March 20th is the International Day of Happiness, an annual UN event promoting happiness as a global human right. This year's theme is "Build Back Happier" as the world recovers from the pandemic.
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A Message From Our President - February 2022
VirtualMed Staff has been a proud participant in The Joint Commission’s Ambulatory Accreditation Program since 2016. Several weeks ago we completed our third onsite survey, and while we have always done very well in these audits, this year we outdid our past performances.
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VirtualMed Staff receives a perfect review from The Joint Commission
We are thrilled to announce that VirtualMed not only achieved The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for ambulatory accreditation but received a perfect result with zero recommendations! Earning the Gold Seal® means that standards have been rigorously checked and held to the highest benchmark in the industry.
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Associate perspective: Life is too short to not do what you love
VirtualMed Recruiter, Belinda Gordon, shares what caused her to change careers, how perception impacts reality, and why re-evaluating her priorities led her to new opportunities. Now going on six years with VirtualMed, she appreciates how working with a supportive team while making a difference in the world has made a meaningful change in her life.
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