CMS To End COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement, But Continue Nursing Home Education

By Michelle M. Stein / May 3, 2023 at 6:36 PM
CMS says it will soon end the COVID-19 vaccination requirement for health care staff -- a requirement nursing home provider LeadingAge also said is no longer needed -- while the American Health Care Association says it will continue to encourage the nursing home community to be up to date on vaccinations, and CMS says COVID-19 vaccine education requirements for nursing homes will stay in place until May 21, 2024. The COVID-19 public health emergency is set to end May 11,...

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