WY Medicaid Program Live Video Reimbursement
Reimbursement is made for exams performed via a real-time interactive audio and video telecommunications system. The patient must be able to see and interact with the off-site practitioner during the exam. A medical professional is not required to be present with the client at the originating site unless medically indicated.
Advanced practice nurses with a specialty of psychiatry/mental health;
Physician’s assistant (billed under the supervising physician;
Psychologists and neuropsychologists;
Mental health professionals (LCSW, LPC, LMFT, LAT).
Mental health professionals cannot bill Medicaid directly, but must provide services through a supervising provider.
For end-stage renal disease-related services, there must be at least one in-person exam per month of the vascular access site.
Source: WY Dept. of Public Health Insurance, Medicaid, General Provider Information, p. 107-108 (Jan. 30, 2014)