Hospital Alternative Care Sites during H1N1 Public Health Emergency
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. (2009). Hospital Alternative Care Sites during H1N1 Public Health Emergency.
A summary sheet provides responses to questions of payment, conditions of participation and standards of care associated with hospital alternative care sites established to support the H1N1 patient medical surge. It includes a discussion of EMTALA issues and Social Security Act section 1135 waiver compliance alternatives to hospitals.