Ambulance Fact Sheet: CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19

May 2020
Author: 
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency,  the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued an array of temporary regulatory waivers and new rules to equip the American health care system with maximum flexibility to respond to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This fact sheet outlines the flexibilities specifically for ambulances.