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AdvaMed, tech groups urge Congress to make eased telehealth rules permanent

AdvaMed, along with a coalition of more than 300 other healthcare-oriented groups, wrote House and Senate leaders Monday calling for legislation to codify a myriad of telemedicine rules to last beyond the public health emergency. The medtech lobby joined the American Telemedicine Association and other signees urging Congress to make permanent a host of COVID-19 flexibilities set to expire when the public health emergency declaration ends in late July.