Capitol Correspondence - 08.04.20

Deadline to Apply for HHS COVID-19 Emergency Funds Extended Until August 28

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Medicaid providers initially had until the end of the day yesterday, August 3, to apply for the COVID-19 relief funds distributed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). However, HHS announced on Friday evening that the deadline had been extended again, this time until August 28, 2020.

Qualifying providers can receive up to two percent of their general revenues in assistance, so we encourage our members to apply. The portal to apply, as well as resources such as FAQs and application instructions, can be accessed through this link. Additionally, ANCOR created this infographic with an overview of the application process to further assist our members with this endeavor. We wish everyone applying a smooth experience!