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HHS reopens relief funding

August 4, 2020HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - The Department of Health and Human Services has reopened applications for Medicare-based relief funding and extended the application deadline for Medicaid-based relief, according to AAHomecare. The news is especially welcome for providers that did not apply for the $20 billing Tranche 2 funding from the Medicare-based relief fund, the association says. “We heard from HME suppliers who were excluded from substantial Medicaid-based relief and reached out to HHS about this problem,”...

Extension, HHS, Relief funding

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Senate refreshes PPP

April 22, 2020HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - The Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill earmarking $310 billion to replenish the depleted Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).“This is great news for DMEPOS suppliers, as it means additional funding availabilities,” said VGM in a bulletin. “We've heard from many (suppliers) that have not received PPP funding from (their) bank.”The bill, which will deliver a total of $484 billion in funding for small businesses and hospitals, and expanded COVID-19 testing,...

Coronavirus Outbreak, PPP, Relief funding, Senate bill

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