Promoting and protecting the health and safety of all Idahoans

Bureau of Facility Standards
INFORMATIONAL LETTERS END STAGE RENAL DISEASE

IL#:            Issue Date:  Title:

2020-17 03-31-20    CMS QSO 20-19-ESRD: Guidance for IC and Prevention COVID-19 Revised

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

2020-11    03-11-20   CMS QSO 20-19 ESRD: Guidance on Infection Control Prevention COVID-19 in Dialysis Facilities

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

2018-05      09/12/18    CMS QSO 18-24-ESRD: Survey Process for Reviewing Home Dialysis in LTC Facilities

2018-04    09/12/18    CMS QSO 18-22-ESRD: Revisions to Chapter 2 of State Operations Manual (SOM)

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

2017-09 07/06/17 CMS S&C 17-32-ESRD: Cleaning Patient Station

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

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

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

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

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

2011-02     06/30/11   Updated NFPA Alert Regarding Antifreeze – Important Safety Information Regarding Antifreeze   in New and Existing Sprinkler Systems 

2010-02     05/25/09   S&C-10-17 End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Program Survey Guidance on Patient Care Dialysis

Technicians (PCTs) Certification ESRDs

2010-02 Attachment