CMS Home Health Emergency Preparedness

CMS Home Health Emergency Preparedness

When discussion began around the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) emergency preparedness rule, home healthcare providers were quick to respond with concerns that some of the requirements would be especially difficult to meet before the November 2017 deadline....
Emergency Preparedness Training and Testing: CMS Rule

Emergency Preparedness Training and Testing: CMS Rule

Emergency preparedness plans that seem great on paper can fall apart in practice. That’s why a crucial part of the CMS emergency preparedness rule is training and testing. Drills and exercises prepare your staff, service providers and volunteers for a disaster and...
All-Hazards Approach: Risk Assessment for CMS Rule

All-Hazards Approach: Risk Assessment for CMS Rule

The clock has started ticking for healthcare facilities to comply with the requirements of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) emergency preparedness rule. This post continues our series where we take a closer look at the CMS emergency preparedness...