Rural Crosswalk: CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently released a Rural Crosswalk: CMS Flexibilities to Fight COVID-19. This document highlights COVID-19 related provisions that CMS has issued and/or carried out during the public health emergency that impact rural health clinics (RHC), federally qualified health centers (FQHC), critical access hospitals (CAH), rural acute care prospective payment system (PPS) hospitals, and Medicare-certified skilled nursing facilities (SNF).