Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
CMS posted a revised QSO-20-38-NH the afternoon of April 27, 2021. The official title of this 11-page QSO is Interim Final Rule (IFC), CMS-3401-IFC, Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency related to Long-Term Care (LTC) Facility Testing Requirements and Revised COVID19 Focused Survey Tool.
Here’s what’s new to this previously issued QSO (look for the red ink when reviewing with your team):