HHS Expands Access to Telehealth Services Across State Lines for COVID19 Countermeasures

Modern Healthcare reported on Dec. 3, 2020, that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) authorized healthcare practitioners to provide telehealth services like COVID-19 diagnostic testing and other countermeasures across state lines for the duration of the public health emergency. HHS also made it easier for providers to get immunity from liability for COVID-related medical countermeasures.