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Taskforce on Telehealth Policy releases final report on safeguarding virtual care

The Taskforce on Telehealth Policy released a final report on Tuesday outlining its findings and recommendations around safeguarding the future of telehealth after the COVID-19 pandemic. The task force, which was convened by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, the Alliance for Connected Care and the American Telemedicine Association, represented a broad spectrum of stakeholders… Read More »

Fed faces headache, taps epidemiologists in hunt for policy clues – CNBC

The escalating coronavirus outbreak is giving the U.S. Federal Reserve a policy headache like never before: how to judge the potential impact on the economy in the absence of reliable data on how fast the flu-like illness is spreading across the United States. The central bank slashed interest rates by half a percentage point a… Read More »

A health policy laboratory: Dems reshape health care in Colorado – and possibly the USA – USA TODAY

Markian Hawryluk Kaiser Health News Published 5:00 AM EST Feb 26, 2020 DENVER – While the nation’s capital is mired in gridlock and the Affordable Care Act faces a legal challenge, the prospects of lowering health care costs for Americans this year seem unlikely. Don’t tell that to Coloradans. Democratic majorities in the state House and… Read More »