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At President Trump’s direction, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today is issuing an unprecedented array of temporary regulatory waivers and new rules to equip the American healthcare system with maximum flex

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Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) sent a letter to the nation’s hospitals on behalf of Vice President Pence requesting they report data in connection with their efforts to fight the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Action comes to aid providers and suppliers facing challenges in responding to COVID-19 pandemic
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Expeditious wavier approvals ensure that CMS provides states with maximum flexibility needed to care for Medicaid beneficiaries during coronavirus public health emergency
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Here is a summary of recent CMS actions taken in response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), as part of the ongoing White House Task Force efforts.

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CMS Administrator Seema Verma’s Remarks as Prepared for Delivery:  Updates on  Healthcare Facility Inspections in light of COVID-19
(As prepared for delivery - March 23, 2020)