COVID-19: The latest updates and guidance for hospitals and health care entities



Date: March 25, 2020

Time: 1:30–3:00 pm Eastern/10:30 am–12:00 pm Pacific

Location: Webinar (access instructions e-mailed upon registration)

Contact: Michelle Colleary
mcolleary@nixonpeabody.com
212-224-6397

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has become a worldwide pandemic. State of emergencies have been declared, both at a statewide and national level. Hospitals and health care entities around the country are bracing for an influx of suspected and new COVID-19 cases and are looking for ways to expand their capacity to care for these patients.

This webinar will discuss new developments, changing requirements and the impact that COVID-19 continues to have on hospitals and health care providers. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Elements of preparedness and how to respond
  • Hospital operations under a pandemic
  • Latest CMS Guidance
  • National declaration of emergency and CMS waivers
  • CDC Infection Control Guidance
  • Preparing for patient surges
  • Changing and shutting down services lines
  • Personnel decisions and protection
  • Telehealth options
  • Testing and screening update

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