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Medicare FFS Response to the PHE on COVID-19

The most current revision to this SE Article includes the following content clarifications:
• Page 13—clarified that the emergency measures do not waive or change other existing requirements for SNF coverage under Part A such as level of care criteria.

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: September 08, 2021

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