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
Changes to CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness due to Regulatory Provisions
This September, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced Regulatory Provisions To Promote Program Efficiency, Transparency, and Burden Reduction, which revises some of the emergency preparedness requirements for providers and suppliers. These changes are designed to reduce the burden on providers and are effective as of November 29. Originally published in September 2016,...
December 16, 2019
CMS Releases Updates to Emergency Preparedness
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently sent a memorandum, dated February 1, 2019, to State Survey Agency Directors outlining several revisions and additions effective immediately to Appendix Z of the State Operations Manual as related to compliance with the Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Medicare and Medicaid Participating Providers and Suppliers in effect...
March 18, 2019
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