| Covid-19 | Aug 6, 2020

HHS Updates Provider Relief Fund Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

HHS issued new and modified Provider Relief Fund FAQs, including FAQs specifying:- July 31, 2021 as the date by which providers must fully expend Provider Relief Fund dollars;- How Financial Management Services can apply for the Medicaid/CHIP Distribution on behalf of Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) providers, including how to count self-directed providers as full time employees (FTEs); and- Parent organizations may only redistribute General Distribution payments among subsidiaries. Control and use of Targeted Distribution payments must be delegated to/remain with the entity that was eligible for the Targeted Distribution payment.