CAPC summary of COVID-19 waiver implications for palliative care teams.
Under the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is allowing Medicare billing for telehealth and telephone encounters. This document is a summary of CMS guidance. Updated May 12, 2020.
Overview of regulatory changes pertaining to telehealth, workforce requirements, paperwork relief, and hospice payments.
Regulatory waivers and new rules to enable flexibility for LTC providers during COVID-19. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), 3/28/20.
Graphic from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on rule changes allowing for more flexible response to COVID-19.
CMS info on COVID-19 waivers and emergency measures.
Exceptions and exemptions from Medicare quality reporting programs.