Employers are amending their vaccine policies in the wake of US Supreme Court opinions. Michelle Strowhiro, Sandra DiVarco and Abigail Kagan discuss the three vaccine rules at play – OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS), Federal Contractor Vaccine Mandate and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) – and cover some of the top questions and updates regarding these mandates.
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:39 – Three Vaccine Rules
1:09 – What is the status of each of these vaccine rules?
1:58 – What should employers do now about their policies?
2:45 – What is the status of the CMS rule and who does it apply to?
3:38 – How can facilities check to see how they are enrolled with CMS?
4:25 – What is a facility required to do once they confirm they are covered by the CMS rule?
7:56 – What is the exemption process under the CMS rule for those who cannot get vaccinated?
9:30 – Are exempt unvaccinated individuals required to test in lieu of vaccination?
11:35 – What if a state law conflicts with the CMS rule?