AHCA: COVID-19 Update #81

Nancy Leveille and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

COVID-19 Updates

NHSN Reporting Citations and CMPs Rescinded: Some members have begun to receive notices in CASPER rescinding the F884 citation and Civil Monetary Penalty (CMP) they were given for allegedly not reporting complete information to NHSN about COVID-19 in the standardized format and frequency specified by CMS and CDC. Read More

AHCA/NCAL Webinar on Economic Impact Payments for Social Security and SSI Beneficiaries with Representative Payees: AHCA/NCAL recently put together a webinar recording on economic impact payments (EIPs) from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and important facts for skilled nursing facilities, ICFs/IID, and assisted living communities to know on the use of them. IRS began issuing electronic EIPs on or about April 15 to people who received a tax refund electronically.  Read More

Outlook for Three-Day Hospital Waiver: In the past months, CMS has issued an array of national, “blanket” waivers to reduce administrative burden, improve access to care, and expedite provider payment in both the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Read More


Please email COVID19@ahca.org for additional questions, or visit ahcancal.org/coronavirus for more information.


Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Director, Special Projects and Educational Development
518-462-4800 x20

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16