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INFORMATIONAL LETTERS INDEX FOR AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTERS

IL #:           Issue Date:  Title:

2020-16 03-31-20     CMS QSO 20-22-ASCs,OPTs, & RHCs: Guidance for IC and Prevention COVID-19

2020-14    03-25-20     CMS QSO 20-20-ALL: Prioritization of Survey Activities

2020-04    02-07-20        CMS QSO 20-04-ALL: Healthcare Facilities Concerning Coronavirus

2019-03    03-26-19        CMS QSO 19-09-ALL: Revisions to Appendix Q Guidance on Immediate Jeopardy

2018-02    12-30-17   CMS S&C 18-10-ALL: Texting of Patient Information Among Healthcare Providers

2017-06   07/06/17         CMS S&C 17-29-All: Advance Copy - Appendix Z Emergency Preparedness

2017-02 07/06/17 CMS S&C 17-21-All: Meeting New Training & Testing Reqs of Emergency Preparedness

2017-01 07/05/17 Recommendations for Providers Regarding Cyber Security

2015-14    08/07/15        CMS S&C 15-43: Update to ASC Infection Control Surveyor Worksheet (ICSW)

2015-07    02/23/15        CMS S&C-15-27: Potential Adverse Impact of Lower Relative humidity (RH) in Operating  Rooms (ORs)

2014-13    08/29/14        CMS S&C-14-44 dated August 25, 2014 ~ Change in Terminology and Update of Survey and Certification (S&C) Memorandum 9-55 Regarding Immediate Use Steam Sterilization (IUSS) in Surgical Settings                                       

2012-05 12/19/12 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