HHS Issues Request for Information on Regulatory Relief To Support Economic Recovery
HHS issued a request for information (RFI) soliciting input from a broad array of healthcare stakeholders on the costs and benefits of the regulatory changes the agency has made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. HHS indicated that it will use comments from the RFI in its determination of which regulatory actions it will make permanent (beyond the public health emergency) or keep as temporary. The RFI also solicits information on any potential barriers that may exist to making permanent the regulatory actions issued by HHS since the COVID-19 public health emergency.Comments must be received electronically (see “RFI portal” in Column K) by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 28.