Hurricane Dorian and Medicare Disaster Related States of Georgia and South Carolina Claims

MLN Matters Number: SE19019
Article Release Date: September 4, 2019

The Secretary of the Department of Health & Human Services declared a Public Health Emergency (PHE) in the States of Georgia and South Carolina on September 2, 2019, and authorized waivers and modifications under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act (the Act), retroactive to August 29, 2019, for Georgia, and retroactive to August 31, 2019, for South Carolina. The PHE is in effect for 90 days.

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Last Updated Sep 05, 2019