COVID-19 Emergency Declaration

Several days ago, the Trump Administration announced aggressive actions and regulatory flexibilities to help healthcare providers and states respond to and contain the spread of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking several actions following President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency due to COVID-19 earlier today.

Read the Press Release

A fact sheet outlining these actions can be found here.


For NASPA’s compilation of state actions related to the pandemic, click here.