Revcycle Intelligence writes: CMS has delayed the filing deadline for cost reports by two months for most healthcare organizations because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The agency posted in a COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document on its website earlier this month that it will delay the filing deadline of Fiscal Year End (FYE) Oct. 31, 2019 and FYE November 30, 2019 cost reports until June 30, 2020.
CMS will also delay the filing deadline of the FYE Dec. 31, 2019 cost reports until August 31, 2020. For the FYE Jan. 31, 2020 cost report, the extended due date is August 31, 2020. For the FYE Feb. 29, 2020 cost report, the extended due date is September 30, 2020.