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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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Section 1135 waivers give states and providers regulatory relief on a range of requirements
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Inspection at Kirkland facility inform Agency’s move to further focused inspection process

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is responsible for the Medicare and Medicaid Programs.

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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)

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Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced unprecedented relief for the clinicians, providers, and facilities participating in Medicare quality reporting programs including the 1.2 million clinicians in the Quality Payment P