Provider pre­pared­ness for nat­u­ral dis­as­ters

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June 1 marked the be­gin­ning of the At­lantic hur­ri­cane sea­son, a pe­riod that has pro­duced some of the costli­est and dead­li­est U.S. storms in re­cent mem­ory, such as Ka­t­rina in 2005 and Sandy in 2012. Last De­cem­ber, the CMS pro­posed stan­dard­iz­ing dis­as­ter re­sponse for the na­tion’s health­care providers.

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