Home Health

Coronavirus guidance provided by CMS to home health agencies and dialysis facilities

CMS is providing guidance to home health agencies and dialysis facilities concerning the coronavirus outbreak.

The guidance gives information to healthcare workers specifically regarding screening, treatment and transfer procedures when working with patients. The guidance includes a frequently asked question section as well.

The purpose of the guidance is to protect those who receive both home health services and treatment in dialysis facilities.

Related link: For more information about CMS’ guidance concerning home health providers, please visit: https://go.cms.gov/3cSOyAP.