Some of these important waivers include:
- The easing of the three-day hospital stay as a precondition for nursing home coverage
- Timeframe requirements for Minimum Data Set assessments and transmission
- Waive pre-admission screening and annual resident review
- Physician visits
However, the 1135 waiver pertaining to submitting staffing data through the Payroll Based Journal system terminated effective June 25, 2020.
Also, the increased federal Medicaid match of 6.2% will continue under the extension of the emergency declaration.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this, please do not hesitate to contact us.