COVID-19 has brought new revenue integrity challenges to medical practices, MSOs and hospital ambulatory care programs already struggling to manage the revenue cycle under a value-based reimbursement model.
If your healthcare practice or organization received and kept COVID-19 federal relief funds totaling more than $150,000, you are required to submit a report to HHS at the end of each calendar quarter, beginning on July 10, 2020.
The healthcare industry is entitled to a hefty portion of relief under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economics Security (CARES) Act and other federal Coronavirus Acts. Built into this legislation are strict oversight provisions and reporting requirements to ensure the funds are being used appropriately.
The FCC's COVID-19 Telehealth Program is now accepting applications for eligible healthcare providers to receive immediate support as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The program provides $200 million of funding for telecommunications services, information services and devices necessary to provide critical connected care services to COVID-19 patients.
The GHA COVID-19 Emergency Resource Center offers a wide range of emergency consulting and support services to help healthcare organizations get through the global health crisis. The services are based on the latest best practices and governmental advisories on operational issues, as well as all available emergency funding resources.