To allow for timely processing of OT/PT/ST Parent Consult Telehealth PAs, eQHealth is recommending the
submission of the following clinical information along with your request:
- DMS-640 for OT/PT/ST treatment
- Most recent therapy evaluation**
- Current plan of treatment
- Addendum describing the transition to/addition of telehealth to the treatment plan along with additional goals specific to telehealth parent consultation and the video conference platform (Skype, Zoom, Teams, FaceTime) intended for use.
Parent consultation defined: Parent consultation allows individual therapist/ therapist assistant to
instruct a parent or caregiver on how to use therapeutic equipment or techniques
with their child to continue working on therapy goals and objectives.
**Per the DHS guidance, a 90-day extension period will be recognized for therapy evaluation expiring on or after March 1, 2020.**
***Please contact the appropriate therapy state board for clarification of any telehealth clinical practice questions.***