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Assembly Bill 259

Relating To: Relating to: coverage of telehealth services.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
AARP Notified Date 8/31/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/31/2021

Alliance of Health Insurers, U.A. Notified Date 4/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/12/2021

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Notified Date 5/13/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/13/2021

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) Notified Date 10/28/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/28/2021

America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Notified Date 4/27/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/27/2021

Anthem, Inc. and Its Affiliates Notified Date 8/2/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
8/2/2021

Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative Notified Date 8/12/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/12/2021

Gundersen Health System Notified Date 4/16/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/16/2021

Health Tradition Health Plan, Inc. Notified Date 4/15/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/15/2021

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Notified Date 9/27/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
9/27/2021

National Alliance on Mental Illness Wisconsin Notified Date 10/4/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/4/2021

National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 4/23/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/23/2021

Comments
We support this bill with Assembly Amendment 1 to Assembly Bill 259.
Teladoc Health, Inc. Notified Date 8/10/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
8/10/2021

Comments
Teladoc was neutral on the bill as drafted but is opposed to Assembly Amendment 1.
WEA Insurance Corporation Notified Date 4/15/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/15/2021

Wisconsin Association of Health Plans Notified Date 4/9/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
4/9/2021

Wisconsin Chiropractic Association Notified Date 8/9/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/9/2021

Wisconsin Hospital Association Notified Date 8/17/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
8/17/2021

Wisconsin Nurses Association Notified Date 10/31/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/31/2021

Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association Notified Date 8/6/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/6/2021

Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association (WPHCA) Notified Date 8/9/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
8/9/2021

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association Notified Date 8/27/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
8/27/2021

Wisconsin Speech- Language Pathology and Audiology Association Notified Date 8/10/2021 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
8/10/2021

Comments
We support coverage and payment parity for speech and language and audiology services.

Lobbying Efforts

  2021
January - June
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2021
January - June
17.00
2021
July - December
69.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 86.00
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
17.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 22.00
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
3.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 3.00
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
9.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 9.00
Health Tradition Health Plan, Inc. 2021
January - June
5.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 5.00
National Alliance on Mental Illness Wisconsin 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
3.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 3.00
National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
9.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 9.00
Teladoc Health, Inc. 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
13.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 13.00
WEA Insurance Corporation 2021
January - June
7.00
2021
July - December
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association (WPHCA) 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
7.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Psychiatric Association 2021
January - June
2021
July - December
8.00
2022
January - June
2022
July - December
Total 8.00