The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our patients and providers in the wake of the 2019 COVID-19 outbreak.

CMS has developed this toolkit to help you stay informed on CMS and HHS materials available on the COVID-19. 

To keep up with the important work CMS is doing in response to COVID-19, please visit the:
Current Emergencies Website.
CDC Homepage
FDA Homepage

White House Coronavirus Task Force: Keeping Workplaces, Homes, Schools, or Commercial Establishments Safe.

Workplace, School and Home Guidance

A Framework for Mitigation

If you work with:

The General Public

Wash Your Hands Video


Stop the Spread of Germs    

COVID-19 Symptoms  

Link to CDC Faith Toolkit

Higher Risk Groups   

Medicare Beneficiaries

General Beneficiary Information

General Beneficiary Information (Spanish)

Medicare blog



Home Care Guidance

Prevent the Spread Guidance  

Marketplace Consumers

Marketplace Blog

If you are Clinicians


CMS Guidance

Provider Enrollment Flexibilities (PDF)

Other Fact sheets

CDC Health Professionals Guidance:

CDC COVID-19 Information for Healthcare Professionals

Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA)

FDA Resources

Personal Protective Equipment

Access to Respirators

If you are in a Care Setting

CMS Guidance  

Waivers and Flexibilities for Hospitals and other Healthcare Facilities (PDF)


Nursing Home
Hospital and Emergency Department

CDC Health Professionals Guidance:

CDC COVID-19 Information for Healthcare ProfessionalsCDC COVID-19 Information for Healthcare Facilities