The attached fact sheet was provided by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on President Donald Trump’s emergency COVID-19 declaration.
COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Health Care Providers Fact Sheet
March 14, 2020
Tracking Statutory and Regulatory Waivers
GNYHA has created this table of New York State’s health care-related statutory and regulatory waivers in the executive orders issued to date. We will update it as more orders are issued.
May 6, 2021
New York State COVID-19 Immunity Law Repeal Toolkit
On April 6, 2021, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation repealing the Emergency or Disaster Treatment Protection Act (EDTPA). New York State enacted the original law on April 3, 2020, and it was retroactive to March 7, 2020, the date of the COVID-19 disaster emergency declaration. The EDTPA provided health care professionals and entities...
April 16, 2021
New York State Repeals COVID-19 Immunity Law
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed into law the repeal of New York’s immunity law, the Emergency or Disaster Treatment Protection Act. The repeal removes liability protections for health care providers and facilities in connection with the care of COVID-19 patients on a prospective basis.
April 8, 2021