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Hurricane Response: CMS Waivers and Exceptions for Facilities

Description
Outlines the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' response to Hurricanes Maria, Irma, and Harvey. The actions are focused on maintaining access to care for affected Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries. Includes information about administrative actions and waivers for Critical Access Hospitals, Medicare-dependent small rural hospitals, low-volume providers, and other participating facilities.
Date
2017
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Emergency preparedness and response · Healthcare facilities · Home health · Hospitals · Long-term care · Medicaid · Medicare · Policy · Florida · Georgia · Louisiana · Puerto Rico · South Carolina · Texas · U.S. Virgin Islands