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Disaster Information

Modified: 12/13/2018
CMS has authorized waivers for the states of Florida and Georgia in response to the effects of Hurricane Michael and First Coast will accommodate providers who are located in affected counties. This article was updated December 12, 2018, to advise providers that these waivers expire January 5, 2019, for Florida counties and January 7, 2019, for Georgia counties.
Modified: 11/1/2018
Follow this link to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Hurricane Center.
Modified: 10/4/2018
Emergency preparedness information for businesses and individuals from Homeland Security.
Modified: 7/6/2018
This is a link to the official website of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Modified: 6/16/2018
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) public health emergency web page.
Modified: 6/16/2018
This is a link to the official website of the Florida Division of Emergency Management.
Modified: 6/16/2018
This section of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) website will provide up-to-date information for people with Medicare and Medicaid and providers with regards to natural disasters, extreme weather, and emergencies.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.