Hurricane Dorian and Medicare Disaster Related Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Claims

MLN Matters Number: SE19017
Article Release Date: August 30, 2019

The Secretary of the Department of Health & Human Services declared a Public Health Emergency (PHE) in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico on August 28, 2019, and authorized waivers and modifications under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act (the Act), retroactive to August 26, 2019, and are in effect for 90 days.

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Last Updated Sep 04, 2019