Here is a summary of recent Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) actions taken in response to the COVID-19 virus, as part of the ongoing White House Task Force efforts.
Medicare coverage and payment of virtual services
Agency discretion will help PACE organizations take steps to prevent the spread of Coronavirus
Action gives state greater flexibility for its COVID-19 response efforts
Newest guidance based on CDC recommendations
Information details existing federal rules governing health coverage that apply to diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19
Emergency Declaration Press Call Remarks by CMS Administrator Seema Verma