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September 25, 2016

Bureau of Facility Standards
INFORMATIONAL LETTERS INDEX FOR HOSPICE

IL#:                Issue Date:   Title:
2000-03        03/01/20       Hospice Agency - Deemed Status

2000-16       12/06/00        Recognition of the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) for Hospices

2001-02       01/26/01        Appendix Q:  Guidelines for Determining Immediate Jeopardy
                                            
2002-07       04/01/02       Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Registry and Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP) Address and Phone Number Update
                                            
2002-14      07/22/02        SQSB State Letter No. 693 Regarding Promising Practices for Implementing the Medicare Hospice Benefit for Nursing Home Residents
                                            
2004-16      12/03/04        Clarification of Survey Agency Responsibilities in Obtaining Information for Civil Rights Clearances for Initial Certifications and Changes of Ownership (CHOW)

                                               2004-16 Attachment

2007-03      04/02/07      Delivery of Hospice Services in Residential Care or Assisted Living Facilities
                                         
2007-05      04/25/07      Clarification of Provider Name Nomenclature CMS S&C-07-16 dated March 2, 2007
                                        
2007-09      10/01/07      CMS S&C-08-03 dated November 5, 2007 Initial Surveys for New Medicare Providers

2008-02      11/24/08      CMS S&C-08-22 dated May 30, 2008 ~ Signature Stamps for Home Health  Agencies (HHA) and Hospices

2010-01      05/11/10        Hospice Care in Medicare- and Medicaid-Certified Facilities ~ Nursing Homes 

2012-05      12/18/12      CMS S&C-12-35 dated June 15, 2012 ~ Safe Use of Single Dose/Single Use Medications to Prevent Healthcare- Associated Infections

                                                2012-05 Attachment

2014-11     07/02/14       CMS S&C-14-36 Dated May 30, 2014 ~ infection Control Breaches Which Warrant Referral to Public Health Authorities

2015-02     01/15/15       CMS S&C-15-13 Dated December 14, 2014 ~ Clarification Of Terms Implicating The Spousal Relationship In Regulations And Guidance For Medicare-Certified Providers And Suppliers 

2016-01     03/04/16       New Non-Long Term Care Co-Supervisor 

2016-02  03/18/16     Sharing Tags At Exit Conferences S&C 16-11                                         

2016-05     05/05/16       CMS S&C 16-21: Justice Involved Individuals

2016-12  09/14/16     CMS S&C 16-38: Emergency Preparedness

2016-13  09/14/16     CMS S&C 16-39: CMS Certification Number (CCN) State Codes