Category Archives: Kristina Maranges

Taking Florida into the Future with Telemedicine

The following article, written by Kristina G. Maranges, was published by the Florida Bar Health Law Section Winter 2017 Newsletter. On October 31, 2017, the Telehealth Advisory Council issued its recommendations to Florida Governor, Rick Scott, and the Florida Legislature on … Continue reading

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The Modernization of 42 CFR Part 2

By: Kristina Maranges On February 9th of this year, the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (“SAMHSA”) published its proposed revisions to the Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records regulations, 42 CFR Part 2, the confidentiality … Continue reading

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Chronic Care Management Dollars: Who Gets Them and How?

By: Kristina Maranges Recognizing chronic care management is one of the critical components of primary care as of January 1, 2015, Medicare now allows qualified providers to seek payment for non-face-to-face care management/coordination under CPT Code 99490.  These services are … Continue reading

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