CMS Issues Additional Hospice 1135 Waivers for Duration of COVID-19 Emergency

On April 30, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued additional waivers under Section 1135 of the Stafford Act to provide flexibilities to health care providers.¬† Additional information about the waivers is available HERE, and also accessible via the Current Emergencies¬† or Coronavirus Waivers & Flexibilities websites.¬† Newly-issued waivers applicable to hospice programs…