Hospital Recertification Survey Suspensions

June 15, 2021

As requested by the AHA, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services yesterday said it will continue to remain flexible in its approach to surveys if a hospital experiences a COVID-19 surge. View the entire letter below.

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