Meeting Archive:
Understanding the CMS Proposed Rule on Emergency Preparedness


Meeting Description:

On December 27, 2013, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule in the federal register to establish consistent emergency preparedness requirements for health care providers participating in Medicare and Medicaid, increase patient safety during emergencies, and establish a more coordinated response to natural and man-made disasters, which is out for public comment until March 31st

 

To assist you in navigating this new proposed rule, ASTHO and NACCHO are hosting a webinar, “Understanding the CMS Proposed Rule on Emergency Preparedness.” This webinar will feature Lisa Parker, JD (Director, Division of Institutional Quality Standards) at the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, who be presenting on the following related to the CMS Proposed Rule on Emergency Preparedness:

  • Major highlights from the CMS proposed rule

  • How these requirements will affect state and local health departments

  • Open Discussion and Q&A

This webinar will be recorded.

 

Additional details  about the proposed rule can be found here: https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2013/12/27/2013-30724/medicare-and-medicaid-programs-emergency-preparedness-requirements-for-medicare-and-medicaid.

 

Please pre-register for this webinar by clicking the "Register Now" button below.

Details
Date: Mon, Mar 10, 2014
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): ASTHO/NACCHO
 Presenter Information
Lisa Parker, JD
 
Lisa Parker is the Director, Division of Institutional Quality Standards at the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.