Reporting Exception Granted Due to Texas Severe Winter Storms

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is granting exceptions under certain Medicare quality reporting and value-based purchasing programs located in areas affected by the Texas Severe Winter Storm to assist these providers while they direct their resources toward caring for their patients and repairing structural damages to facilities.

For further information about these exceptions, please check the downloads section on the program-specific web pages:

2021-04-16 FEMA Exception Memo Texas Winter Storm_508_PDF is the direct link to this FEMA memo.