COVID-19 Resources for Hospices
HPCANYS will post on this page, information related to COVID-19 relevant for hospice and palliative care providers. Your will note that we are attaching links to bring you to either DOH, NHPCO, CDC or CMS for the source documents as they are change/ updated regularly.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients and providers during the (COVID-19) outbreak.
CMS has compiled these resources to help you stay informed on CMS, HHS CDC and other materials and resources available on the COVID-19 vaccine. Please share these materials as you see fit and check back often for the most up-to-date information:CDC WebsiteCoronaVirus.govUSA.govUSA.gov (Spanish)FEMA.govNYS GUIDANCE:
DOH COVID-19 website for providers: NY State EMAIL for concerns for providers only email@example.comGOVERNOR'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS
CMS/ MEDICARE/ FEDERAL INFORMATION- most recent listed first:FINANCIAL RESOURCES:
- Executive Order 202-14: includes ability for guardians to designate a person in writing to speak for their relative if they are unable, PPE moving from one organization to another and ability to witness remotely.
- Executive Order 202-1: Subdivision (2-b) of Section 4002 of the Public Health Law to the extent necessary to allow a hospice residence to designate any number of beds within such facility as dually certified inpatient beds;
CARES ACT FEMA- NY
- how to apply for monitory assistance- briefings are available Sequestration
suspended till end of 2020. NHPCO resource on analysis. NHPCO Virtual Visit guidance
and helpful tipsNHPCO COVID-19 Resources
:NHPCO COVID-19 In Prisons and JailsCAPCCAPC has multiple resources:
for COVID -19 all held on the : COVID-19 Response Resource Hub
COVID-19 Resources for Hospices (Archive)