In CMS
Jul 5th, 2018
In just 15 minutes, you can influence the development of practical resources and, ultimately, improve your health center’s readiness for an emergency or disaster. Take a Survey The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Technical Resources, Assistance Center and Information Exchange (TRACIE) needs your help to better...
Jun 26th, 2017
Be sure your facility is ready for the new emergency preparedness requirements by the Nov. 15, 2017 compliance date. The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has instituted new emergency preparedness requirements for health facilities, long-term care facilities, hospices, large physician practices/clinics, psychiatric residential treatment centers, and community mental health centers, ...
In CMS
Sep 19th, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has found that many providers and suppliers have emergency preparedness requirements, but those requirements fall short. In response, CMS is issuing emergency preparedness requirements that will be consistent and enforceable for all affected Medicare and Medicaid providers and suppliers. A final rule, issued Sept. 16, addresses three ...