In Town and City magazine, a publication of the New Hampshire Municipal Association, Chris Stevenson analyzes recent developments concerning the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (colloquially known as “Obamacare”) and their effects on municipal and county governments:
The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) of the Department of Health and Human Services has issued a notice regarding the provision of remote services by health providers. The full text appears below. But the gist of the notice is that for the pendency of the COVID-19 pandemic, the OCR is suspending enforcement of its restrictions on platforms health providers can use to provide telehealth services (such as remote counseling or physical therapy sessions).
Purdue President Mitch Daniels thinks so.
From an Inside Higher Ed article—