Louisiana reimbursement for telemedicine PDF Print E-mail

State of Louisiana Telehealth Rules

Telemedicine Bill (Act 442) in effect as of Aug 1, 2014


 State of Louisiana

Bureau of Health Services Financing RURAL HEALTH CLINICS
Chapter Forty of the Medicaid Services Manual
Issued December 1, 2010 (See page 6)

Louisiana reimburses for Telepsychiatry.


If a covered service is provided via an interactive audio and video telecommunications system (telemedicine), it must be identified on the claims form by appending the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) 1996 complaint modifier “GT” to the appropriate procedure code.


For more information see the ATA Wiki page for Louisiana here.

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