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- Cassie Foy, MS CCC-SLP
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H.R.3875 Introduced in in US Congress Would Make SLP Telehealth Access Permanent
On June 6, 2023 Rep, Mikie Sherrill introduced H.R.3875 the "Expanded Telehealth Access Act", which, if passed, would make telehealth access to SLP, PT, and OT services (among others) permanent for Medicare members. This bill currently has 22 co-sponsors, none of whom are from Massachusetts.
What You Can Do:
Call your US Representative's office and ask them to co-sponsor and support this important piece of legislation. The US House of Representatives has a handy tool to help you find your legislator here: https://www.house.gov/representatives/find-your-representative
You can send an email through ASHA at: https://www.asha.org/advocacy/takeaction/
Link to the bill on Congress.gov