HHS Extends the Public Health Emergency

The Public Health Emergency has been extended once again by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary, Xavier Becerra. Extensions are allowed in 90-day increments creating the new expiration date of October 13, 2022, unless terminated earlier by HHS. With this extension, active waivers including the 3-day hospital stay waiver and use of Telehealth have also been extended.

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This extension acknowledges the difficulties our industry continues to face. Wishing you all the best of health in these turbulent times.