California state health officials announced this week that they will extend a mask mandate through June 15, despite Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that lifted many of the restrictions for fully vaccinated people. “Until June 15, when California plans to fully reopen the economy, California will keep our existing guidance around masks in place,” California […]
Updated technical assistance from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) clarifies how employers can require or encourage employees to take a COVID-19 vaccine, but attorneys advising employers point out how the document also contains cautions. The EEOC updated its technical assistance on May 28 to address questions about how federal equal employment opportunity (EEO) laws may be […]
On December 27, CMS issued a proposed rule that would establish national emergency preparedness requirements for Medicare and Medicaid participating providers and suppliers. Click the link above to learn more.
Regulatory Specialist Diane Brown answers whether a resident qualifies for another 100 Medicare benefit days after exhausting the first 100 benefit days.