Medicare FFS Response to the PHE on COVID-19: SNF Wavier Updates
September 10, 2021
CMS updated its MLN matters on Medicare FFS response to the public health emergency (PHE) to add more information about the SNF waivers.
- Emergency measures don’t waive or change any other existing coverage requirements
- CMS is monitoring admissions under section 1812(f) that don’t meet level of care criteria and taking administrative action