A rule coming soon from the federal government will allow doctors and medical professionals to practice across state lines amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
At President Donald Trumps direction, the Department of Health and Human Services is issuing a regulation today that will “allow all doctors and medical professionals to practice across state lines to meet the needs of hospitals that may arise in adjoining areas,” Vice President Mike Pence told reporters on Wednesday.
The announcement came after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday asked retired workers and medical students to sign up to care for patients ahead of an expected surge in patients infected with the CCP virus and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said the state would allow doctors with licenses from other states or expired licenses from Maryland to practice medicine in the state.
The Epoch Times refers to the novel coronavirus, which causes a disease called COVID-19, as the CCP virus because the Chinese Communist Partys coverup and mismanagement allowed the virus to spread throughout China and create a global pandemic.
The Trump administration has announced wide-ranging changes to healthcare, including lifting all restrictions on telehealth services covered by Medicare, to try to blunt the spread of the new disease.
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