Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Response to the 2020 Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Earthquakes

MLN Matters Number: SE20003
Article Release Date: January 10, 2020

The Secretary of the Department of Health & Human Services declared a Public Health Emergency (PHE) in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico on January 8, 2020, and authorized waivers and modifications under Section 1135 of the Social Security Act (the Act), retroactive to December 28, 2019, and are in effect for 90 days.

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Last Updated Jan 14, 2020