Telemedicine for Orthopaedic Practices

The use of telehealth services is an important and vital component to the delivery of health care to minimize exposure and risk of patients during the pandemic.

The COS is fortunate to have two excellent resources to assist members and their staff who are enhancing and/or gearing up the telemedicine portion of their practice. 

Included in this email is specific CT information related to reimbursement by the major private insurers, codes and recommendations to institute telehealth in your practice as well as legal webinars.  We are grateful to both Integrated Physicians Management Services and Garfunkel & Wild for sharing their expertise and resources.

Please contact the COS if we can be of any assistance.  Be well and stay safe.

CT Telemedicine Insurance Reimbursement

The COS greatly appreciates the sharing of information by Integrated Physicians Management Services regarding the specific telemedicine reimbursement policies and codes for the major insurers in CT.

Integrated Physicians Management Services, Inc. has provided the following documents

  • CT Insurer Reimbursement Policies & Codes &   Medicare B Telehealth Codes
  • Cost Sharing Waiver by Insurer
  • HIPAA Enforcement Waiver
  • Telehealth Information

In addition, the company has offered COS members the opportunity to reach out to their Medical Auditing Specialist, Doreen Clark, to answer any specific payer or coding questions related to telemedicine.  Her email is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Integrated Physicians Management Services, Inc.
Melanie Frye
99 East River Drive 5th floor
East Hartford, CT  06108
Office: 860 282-4124    Website:

Telemedicine Webinars

COS Legal Counsel, Garfunkel & Wild, has hosted webinars on telemedicine and they can be found on the company’s YouTube channel. You can listen to and view the full webinars on Garfunkel Wild's YouTube channel here.

COVID-19 Billing for Telemedicine Services and Q&A Session
Implementing and Expanding Telehealth to Address COVID-19

Special thanks to Barry Cepelewicz, Esq., for his ongoing counsel and support of the COS and its members.