Emergency Preparedness / Appendix Z, State Operations Manual Update (6/17)

By CMS - June 12, 2017

Appendix Z, Emergency Preparedness Final Rule Interpretive Guidelines and Survey Procedures: Interpretive Guidelines. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is releasing a new Appendix Z of the State Operations Manual (SOM), which contains the interpretive guidelines and survey procedures for the Emergency Preparedness Final Rule.