CMS Final Rule

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness was released September 2016. The 17 provider types (including hospitals) to which the rule applies must comply with and implement all regulations by November 16, 2017. The rule has four major components: development of emergency operations plans, development of policies and procedures, development of a communications plan, and training and testing.

13 Items in CMS Final Rule
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Changes to CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness due to Regulatory Provisions
December 16, 2019
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CMS Releases Updates to Emergency Preparedness
March 18, 2019
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CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness Implementation
October 30, 2017
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Crosswalk of CMS Provider Types
August 1, 2017
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CMS Final Rule Descriptions
August 1, 2017
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CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness: Surveyor Tool, Hospitals Sections Only
June 23, 2017
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CMS Interpretative Guidance Related to Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness
June 23, 2017
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Letter to State Survey Agency Directors regarding the Interpretive Guidelines
June 2, 2017
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New Resources for CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness
April 14, 2017
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Memo to State Survey Directors Regarding Training and Testing Requirements
April 12, 2017
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New Resources for CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness
February 10, 2017
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CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness Resource Guide
November 17, 2016
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