Friday, January 27, 2017

Recommendations to Providers Regarding Cyber Security

On January 13, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a memorandum reminding providers and suppliers to keep current with best practices regarding mitigation of cyber security attacks. In the memorandum, CMS outlined resources to assist agencies in their reviews of their cyber security and information technology programs. Please see the CMS-issued memorandum for more information at:

Regardless of whether or not your agency participates in federal programs, the information, recommendations and resources given are still useful. 

If you have any questions, please contact Matt Shadle, Home Care Services Section Manager at or at (303)692-2981.