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Last Modified: 1/15/2021 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A

Additional cost report filing extensions for all providers impacted during the COVID-19 public health emergency

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will delay the cost report filing deadlines for all provider types, including hospitals, SNFs, HHAs, hospices, ESRDs, RHCs, FQHCs, CMHCs, OPOs, histocompatibility labs, and home office cost statements, with a fiscal year ending on or between March 1, 2020, through December 31, 2020.
Cost Reporting

Period Ending
Initial Due Date
Extended Due Date
03/31/2020
08/31/2020
10/31/2020
04/30/2020
09/30/2020
11/30/2020
05/31/2020
10/31/2020
12/31/2020
06/30/2020
11/30/2020
01/31/2021
07/31/2020
12/31/2020
03/01/2021
08/31/2020
01/31/2021
03/31/2021
09/30/2020
03/01/2021
04/30/2021
10/31/2020
03/31/2021
05/31/2021
11/30/2020
04/30/2021
06/30/2021
12/31/2020
05/31/2021
07/31/2021
First Coast Service Options will be sending out letters to each facility for the extensions and providers do not have to request an extension but will have this additional time if needed. Please note that the sooner you file your cost report, we can begin to process a tentative settlement. Any additional questions on these extensions please email FCSOSettlement@fcso.com
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