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AmeriHealth (NJ and PA) Telehealth Policy PT and OT

Update: 4/17/2020

In addition to the existing telemedicine services coverage, telemedicine services are eligible for reimbursement consideration by the company when all criteria are met: The service is medically necessary, is capable of being delivered through an interactive telecommunications system, and, as specifically outlined in the policy, is provided through the company's network of eligible providers in the following disciplines:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Home care
    •  Skilled nursing for remote patient monitoring which must include capabilities that include monitoring vital signs and weight
    • Physical therapy
    • Occupational therapy
    • Speech therapy
    • Medical nutrition therapy
    • Social services

New Jersey

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Telemedicine services for AmeriHealth New Jersey members

Coding Information NJ

Pennsylvania

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Telemedicine services for AmeriHealth Pennsylvania members through June 4, 2020

Coding Information PA

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