UPDATED 11/20/2020 to include CMS Survey & Certification requirements for Infection Control and Emergency Preparedness during COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. The Rehab Agency Policy and Procedure Manual is indexed to the Conditions of Participation as well as Accreditation Standards by AAAASF – the CMS deeming authority for Rehab Agencies. The Manual includes forms helpful in recording mandatory meetings and activities. This Manual also includes the policies covering the Emergency Preparedness Conditions of Participation (11/15/2017). Join our Platinum Membership exclusively for Rehab Agencies and CORFs and receive a 50% discount on this manual.*
If you are contemplating becoming a rehab agency, and not quite sure, we have an on-demand webinar explaining Rehab Agency basics, the Conditions of Participation and Interpretive Guidelines. If you purchase the recorded webinar, we will provide you a discount code for purchase of this manual.
While this manual includes the relevant emergency preparedness policies, there are substantial community-based activities as well as training and testing exercises, and a facility-specific communication plan that all need to be completed. Help is on the way! As a companion piece we offer an Emergency Preparedness Toolkit designed to assist in the planning and development of the substantial requirements under the Emergency Preparedness Condition of Participation. Join our Platinum Membership exclusively for Rehab Agencies and CORFs and receive a 50% discount on this manual.
The Emergency Preparedness Policies and Procedures includes updates mandated by the Omnibus Burden Reduction (Condition of Participation) Final Rule CMS 3346-F with an effective date of November 29, 2019. The AAAASF Accreditation Standards for Emergency Preparedness have been updated, effective for Accreditation Surveys effective March 2, 2020. CMS Survey & Certification Memo Guidance issued through 10/2020 have been incorporated into the Emergency Preparedness Policies & Procedures.
This manual comes in a Zipped File which includes a PDF of the entire manual, and individual Word documents for each policy that should be edited and modified specific to your rehab agency, including inserting your company logo.
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