Medicare-administered by the CMS will temporarily pay clinicians to provide telehealth services for beneficiaries residing across the entire country.
Enabled by MDLIVE and Doctor On Demand, the service will be available to for Livongo Members, beginning with Livongo for Behavioral Health, in January.
Called The Clinic, it will offer online access to expert care across a wide array of specialties without requiring individuals to leave their homes.
Eligible plan participants can use the app to schedule and conduct a Virtual Visit with a doctor, helping eliminate multiple sign-ins or separate apps.
The company's national network of board-certified, NCQA-credentialed physicians treat a variety of common concerns, including sexual health issues.
The platform allows doctors to continuously monitor vital data to both measure and determine a plan to achieve optimal health.
Launching in partnership with Gelesis, the service will make the Plenity aid available to patients who prefer a remote interaction.
Beginning in January 2020, select Cigna customers will be able to schedule appointments online to see behavioral health counselors or psychiatrists.
The clinic is certified in select states and Washington D.C. and is covered by Medicare and most major insurance providers.
This allows patients to gain support remotely from other patients and doctors associated with the XRHealth telehealth clinics.
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