GNYHA created this simplified hospital-only Excel document that includes information from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Final Rule and the Interpretive Guidelines, and shows the applicability of these elements.
CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness: Surveyor Tool, Hospitals Sections Only
June 23, 2017
Crosswalk of CMS Provider Types
GNYHA has developed this document to help facilities and health systems prepare for CMS’s Final Rule for Emergency Preparedness. The grid below provides a crosswalk of the 17 CMS provider types in the Final Rule against the corresponding article or articles within the NYS Public Health and Mental Hygiene Laws. This is a guidance only document. Specific...
August 1, 2017
CMS Final Rule Descriptions
This document provides brief descriptions of New York City and New York State systems, processes, resources, and capabilities that directly address aspects of the CMS Final Rule for Emergency Preparedness (42 CFR Section 482.15). If a particular system or process can be applied to multiple aspects of the Final Rule, it is linked to each applicable section...
August 1, 2017
Letter to State Survey Agency Directors regarding the Interpretive Guidelines
This memorandum to the State Survey Agency Directors includes: Advanced Copy of Interpretive Guidelines: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is releasing a new Appendix Z of the State Operations Manual (SOM) which contains the interpretive guidelines and survey procedures for the Emergency Preparedness Final Rule. Affects all 17 providers and suppliers: Appendix...
June 2, 2017