On Dec. 13, CHA will host a forum on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) public assistance funds and provide an update on advocacy efforts to expedite the obligation of FEMA funds for CHA members.
Providers who missed the Reporting Period 3 deadline because of extenuating circumstances have a one-time chance to submit a request to report late, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced.
Starting next month, the federal government is changing how it collects and handles COVID-19 hospital data.
In mid-December, the National Healthcare Safety Network will assume responsibility from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for the collection of COVID-19 hospital data at the federal level.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has renewed the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) declaration for another 90 days, extending it until Jan. 11, 2023.
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued All Facilities Letter (AFL) 22-07.1 regarding visitation requirements for skilled-nursing facilities (SNFs).
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued All Facilities Letter (AFL) AFL-22-13.1 regarding COVID-19 testing recommendations for skilled-nursing facilities.
Following up on the public health order issued on Sept. 15, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued All Facilities Letter (AFL) 21-31.1 on visitor guidance for general acute care hospitals.
The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) has announced it will purchase 60,000 doses of the COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatment bebtelovimab to provide no-cost access for the uninsured and underinsured.
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has issued updated guidance on COVID-19 infection control for health care settings.