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For Immediate Release: September 2, 2020

HHS Extends Deadline to Apply for Federal Provider Relief Funds to September 13, 2020

September 1, 2020
TO: All Providers
RE: HHS Extends Deadline to Apply for Federal Provider Relief Funds to September 13, 2020
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced an application deadline extension for Phase
2 of the General Distribution to Medicaid, Medicaid managed care, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
and dental providers. Providers will have until Sunday, September 13, 2020 to apply.
HHS posted resources and hosted several webinars for providers and provider organizations to answer
questions and assist eligible providers with the application process.
Links to these resources:
• CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Distribution Timeline
• Frequently Asked Questions (addressing common questions and expanded information on eligibility,
application, payment process, etc.)
• Application, Instructions
• Enhanced Provider Relief Fund Payment Portal
The full announcement from HHS is available at the following link: https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/cares-actprovider-relief-fund/for-providers/index.html.
The HHS Provider Support line is available for questions at (866) 569-3522, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to
10 p.m. CST.
We encourage all providers to review these recommendations and apply through this portal. When in doubt,
apply, or reapply if previously rejected.


For More Information Contact: Marshall County Legislative Office, 256-582-0619


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