RDN Medicaid/CHIP Providers Should Apply Now for Additional Provider Relief Funds

Please Note: This article has been updated to reflect the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services new deadline to apply for funding from the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund. The previous deadline was July 20; the new deadline is August 3.

06/17/2020 - In continuing efforts to assist health care providers whose revenues have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 public health emergency, HHS will be releasing another round of Provider Relief Funds authorized under the CARES Act. This new round is targeted to providers who directly billed Medicaid or CHIP programs for services in 2018 and 2019 and provided patient care after January 31, 2020. RDNs who did not previously receive Provider Relief Funds need to apply by August 3, 2020. These payments are estimated to be 2 percent of your reported gross revenues from patient care.

Learn more about the next round of Provider Relief Funds authorized under the CARES Act.