Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Services included under PA’s TeleCare include remote patient monitoring, activity and sensor
monitoring, (PERS), and medication dispensing and management. One registered nurse in person
visit is included in the health status measuring and monitoring fees. Eligible providers
include Medicare-certified home health agencies, durable medical equipment providers,
personal care/homemaker providers, pharmacies, and hospitals depending on the technology being deployed.

Reimbursement is provided for installation and monthly fees and is managed by Area
Services on Aging:

Health Status Measuring and Monitoring $90 installation, $10/day
• Activity and Sensor Monitoring $200 installation, $80/month
• Medication Dispensing and Monitoring $50/month

Source: Home TeleHealth, page 6

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