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Letters (Provider (PL) and Information (IL))

Number Title Date
IL 2017-14 /
PL 2017-22
PDF
Pre-admission Screening and Resident Review – Quality Service Reviews Note: (Replaces PL 14-33 / IL 14-80) 07/03/2017
IL 2017-13 PDF Preparing for the Upcoming Fiscal Year 2017 Fee-for-Service Claims Billing Closeout 06/26/2017
PL 2017-17 PDF Civil Money Penalty (CMP) Projects are Subject to Unannounced Visits to Ensure Project Implementation 06/21/2017
IL 2017-12 PDF Requests for Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) Specialized Services 06/23/2017
IL 2017-11 New Billing Codes for Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASSR) DME and Therapy Assessments Note: (Removed July 11, 2017) 05/26/2017

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Federal Survey and Certification (S&C) Letters


(five most recent displayed)
Number Title Contact
Memo
Date
17-37 PDF Revision of Civil Money Penalty (CMP) Policies and CMP Analytic Tool N/A 07/07/2017
17-36 PDF Revision to State Operations Manual (SOM) Appendix PP for Phase 2, F-Tag Revisions, and Related Issues N/A 06/30/2017
17-35 PDF Reasonable Assurance Will Apply to Providers and Suppliers Who Voluntarily Terminate and Seek New Certification If a Termination Action by the State Agency Had Been Initiated N/A 06/16/2017
17-34 PDF New Guidance for the Formatting of the Plans of Correction N/A 06/16/2017
17-30 PDF Requirement to Reduce Legionella Risk in Healthcare Facility Water Systems to Prevent Cases and Outbreaks of Legionnaires Disease (LD)
Note: Revised June 9, 2017 to clarify provider types affected
N/A 06/02/2017

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State Survey and Certification Clarification (S&CC) Memos


(five most recent displayed)
Number Title Date
2016-11 PDF New Rules for HCSSAs Providing Habilitation 09/06/2016
2016-05 PDF Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR), Nurse Aide Registry (NAR), and Medication Aide Registry (MAR) Referral Process 06/22/2016
2016-04 PDF Survey Revisit Guidance 06/08/2016
2016-02 PDF Prompt Reporting of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation (ANE) 02/23/2016
2016-01 PDF Nursing Facility Administrator (NFA) License Verification 01/26/2016

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Regional Survey and Certification (RS&C) Letters


(five most recent displayed)
Number Title Date
2014-02 PDF Guidance for Processing Non-Compliance with State Licensure Requirements 05/16/2014
2012-04 PDF CMS Region VI-Dallas Delegation of Notification of the Imposition and Starting Date of Optional Denial of Payment for New Admissions to the State Survey Agencies in Region VI 03/14/2012
2012-02 PDF Procedural Instructions for Processing Certifications Concerning Legal Names and Doing Business as Names of Providers and Suppliers 02/17/2012
2012-01 PDF Voluntary Termination and Related Processes 02/10/2012
2010-02 PDF Documents for Processing Certification Actions for All Non-Long Term Care Providers/Suppliers (except ICFs/MR and Clinical Laboratories) 05/27/2010

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