CMS Emergency Preparedness Checklist

Follow these steps to make CMS emergency preparedness compliance simpler and more effective

When it comes to emergency preparedness, CMS surveyors expect hospitals, long-term care facilities and other healthcare providers to be compliant with the CMS emergency preparedness rule.

You can use this CMS emergency preparedness checklist to ensure that your healthcare emergency management program is comprehensive and compliant. This checklist can guide emergency managers and other emergency preparedness team members to get the most out of your current plans, policies and procedures, and community resources to maximize your results with less effort.

This CMS emergency preparedness checklist can help your healthcare facility to:

  • Ensure readiness for all hazards relevant to your facility.
  • Develop muscle memory for faster, low-stress emergency response.
  • Employ technology to best effect at each stage: from risk assessment to plan and exercise evaluation.
  • Train and drill your emergency preparedness plans efficiently, to achieve specific objectives.

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