ABSTRACT

CMS Pandemic Plan v. 3.1 Public Release   [open pdf - 1MB]

From the Purpose: "In conjunction with the 'CMS [Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services] Continuity of Operations Plan' (COOP Plan), this Pandemic Plan represents policies and actions that are specific to novel virus pandemics. The procedures outlined in this Plan can also be extrapolated, where appropriate, for other highly contagious pathogens or biological events. This Plan: [1] Serves as a tool and reference guide in communicating CMS pandemic preparedness, pandemic response, illness mitigation, and recovery strategy. [2] Assists CMS leadership in decision-making before, during, and after a pandemic. [3] Ensures compliance with CMS, HHS [Department of Health and Human Services], Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and Federal regulations, guidance, and directives. [4] Adheres to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and White House continuity planning mandates and directives."

Report Number:
CMS Pandemic Plan v.3.1; Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Pandemic Plan version 3,1
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Date:
2021-01-11
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Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: https://www.cms.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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