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Plans Must Provide Coverage of Pain Medicine, Substance Abuse and Urology Through Telemedicine


On April 11, 2018, Gov. Ducey signed HB 2042 into law. This bill amends the state’s law on telemedicine to include pain medicine, substance abuse and urology as conditions that can be treated through telemedicine services. The amendments to include pain medicine and substance abuse are effective Jan. 1, 2019. The amendment to include urology is effective Jan. 1, 2020.

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