This advocacy alert from May 3, 2016, explains the CMS adoption of the 2012 editions of NFPA 101 and NFPA 99.
This alert explains new CMS emergency preparedness requirements for health care facilities that will require emergency plans; policies and procedures; a communication plan; and training and testing.
CMS is making a correction to its rule adopting the 2012 editions of NFPA 101 and NFPA 99. The correction, which was published in the Federal Register on... read more
ASHE is providing members with guidance and answers to frequently asked questions regarding the new Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation, which took effect July 5, 2016.
This article, on page 19 of the 2013 Advocacy Report, explains why hospitals want the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to adopt the latest version of the Life Safety Code.
This article explains what the CMS adoption of the 2012 Life Safety Code means for hospitals.
This article explains occupancy types for ambulatory surgical centers.