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Joint Statement: Roadmap for Resuming Elective Surgery after COVID-19 Pandemic

April 18, 2020 by Anna Merchant

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 18, 2020

The following is a list of principles and considerations to guide physicians, nurses and local facilities in their resumption of care in operating rooms and all procedural areas.

CMS Release Allocation Details, Conditions of Participation for Emergency Payments to Home Health Providers

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for the Workforce, For the Workforce

Last modified April 16, 2020

Home health and hospice providers now have greater clarity on how much initial emergency assistance they’ll be getting from the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund, as well as when those direct deposits will hit their bank accounts.

CMS Pitches 3 Payment Rules for 2021: 5 Things to Know

April 16, 2020 by Anna Merchant

Filed under For Employers, Regulations

Last modified April 16, 2020

CMS released three proposed rules on April 10, 2020, which included Medicare payment updates for psychiatric facilities, skilled nursing facilitates and hospices.