Aetna Updates CPT Codes That Can Be Delivered via Telehealth
May 15, 2020
On May 12, 2020, Aetna updated the list of CPT codes that can be delivered via telehealth and paid for by Aetna for both Aetna Commercial plans and Aetna Medicare Advantage plans.
CPT codes that were added include
In addition, check out my FAQs on Aetna and telehealth that I published on April 23, 2020.
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In the Aetna policy attachment we only see that it specifies that cost-share waiver is ending on June 4th but we can’t find anything stating that telehealth coverage itself is ending for PT. Do you have a document about that? Also, more info here https://www.aetna.com/health-care-professionals/provider-education-manuals/covid-faq/telemedicine.html
Has Aetna extended their exception for telehealth visits for outpatient services/therapy? I read the most recent update on Aetna dated 5/20/2020 and it seems that perhaps they have, however I can’t say for certain.
Yes. Learn more at https://gawendaseminars.com/aetna-extends-telehealth-coverage-timeframe/