Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
CMS updated the 44-page COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Blanket Waivers for Health Care Providers on Thursday, October 7, 2021.
Skimming through the document, this waiver shows with a 10/7/2021 date:
- Hospitals Classified as Medicare-Dependent, Small Rural Hospitals (MDHs)
Terminated waivers are included as well. Here are a couple of examples:
Keep reviewing the document as there are additional previous terminations as well as previous updated waivers. Look for the red ink.