The rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic has hospitals and acute care facilities changing standard operating procedures to prepare for the expected influx of infected patients. As a result, wound care services, procedures and surgeries are undergoing considerable change. The Alliance is staying on top of these issues and responding when wound care is threatened. In addition, we will keep you up-to-date on new policies, challenges and opportunities for our community.

Support our work to protect wound care.
Contribute to the COVID-19 Emergency Fund 
 

 

Position statement:

Wound Care is an Essential, Not Elective, Service that Prevents Hospital Admissions and ED Visits Among a Fragile Cohort of Patients at High-Risk of COVID-19 

 

RESOURCES & POLICY UPDATES FOR WOUND CARE PROVIDERS:


CMS Official Documents Related to COVID-19 Waivers & Flexibilities

     -  Press Release
     -  Updated Waivers

  • CMS Pages on COVID-19     
     - Current Emergency Page on Coronavirus
     - Coronavirus Waivers and Flexibilities
     - Podcasts and Transcripts of CMS COVID-19 Stakeholder Calls

     

Telehealth Expansion Policies & Learning Opportunities


CMS Quality Payment Programs

Resource Centers of Alliance Member Organizations

 

Practice Management & Other Resources


Articles by Wound Care Providers, for Wound Care Providers



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