CMS Issues Vaccination Expectations for Surveyors Performing Federal Oversight
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
- All Healthcare Organizations
According to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency (PHE) presents a unique challenge for healthcare institutions and the surveyors charged with evaluating their compliance with Medicare requirements. CMS recognizes the importance of ensuring that surveyors who are charged with investigating compliance with Medicare and Medicaid health and safety requirements are also mitigating the risk of COVID-19.
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