Member Login

Forgot your password?

Request Account

CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule

Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Medicare and Medicaid Participating Providers and Suppliers

ASPR TRACIE CMS Resource Page

The four core elements of the CMS rule:

  1. Emergency Plan;
  2. Policies and Procedures;
  3. Communication Plan; and
  4. Training and Testing

ASPR TRACIE Resources at Your Fingertips (Updated 6/8/2017)


Selected General Resources

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Emergency Preparedness Rule

CMS Emergency Preparedness Final Rule Crosswalk (Version 2 Updated 4/17/2017)

CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule Interpretive Guidance (Released 6/5/2017)

CMS EP Rule Training & Testing Memo (Published 3/24/2017)

CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule Implications for Integrated Health Systems (3/27/2018)


Kansas Department of Health and Environment CMS EP Rule Briefs


Provider- and Supplier-Specific Resources

Ambulatory Care and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)

Dialysis Centers

Homecare

Long-Term Care Facilities

Provider and Supplier Types Covered by the CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule