COVID-19 Updates

CMS COVID-19 Updates – June 01 2020

COVID-19 Stakeholder Engagement Calls- Week of 6/1/2020 CMS COVID-19 Stakeholder Engagement Calls – Week of 6/1/20 CMS hosts varied recurring stakeholder engagement sessions to share information related to the agency’s response to COVID-19. These sessions are open to members of the healthcare community and are intended to provide updates, share best practices among peers, and … [Read more]

CMS COVID-19 Updates – May 28 2020

Stae and Local Fact sheets for CMS Payments to alternative care sites Now Available: Fact Sheet for State and Local Governments – CMS Programs & Payment for Care in Hospital Alternate Care Sites In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, state and local governments, hospitals, and others are developing alternate care sites to expand … [Read more]

CMS COVID-19 Updates – May 26 2020

CMS COVID-19 update calls for the week of 5/25/2020 appropriate for all nurses. CMS hosts varied recurring stakeholder engagement sessions to share information related to the agency’s response to COVID-19. These sessions are open to members of the healthcare community and are intended to provide updates, share best practices among peers, and offer attendees an … [Read more]

CMS COVID-19 Updates – May 20 2020

CMS Guidance for reopening LTC centers NEWS ALERT May 20, 2020 As part of the ongoing White House Task Force efforts taken in response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), following is a summary of recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) actions. To keep up with the important Task Force work being done in … [Read more]

CMS COVID-19 Updates – May 14 2020

CMS Issues Nursing Home Best PracticesToolkut to Combat COVID-19- issued by CMS- Useful for all Levels of post-acute care Today, under the direction of President Trump, CMS released a new toolkit developed to aid nursing homes, Governors, states, departments of health, and other agencies who provide oversight and assistance to these facilities, with additional resources to aid … [Read more]