CMS Extends COVID-19 Relief Deadline Again For Medicaid Providers

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / July 31, 2020 at 7:40 PM
With relatively few providers receiving distributions under the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program provider relief pot, CMS is extending the deadline to apply again and is reopening the so-called general distribution to certain Medicare providers. HHS Secretary Alex Azar said in a statement late Friday (July 31) that extending the deadline until Aug. 28 for Medicaid and CHIP providers to apply for the $15 billion relief announced last month is an example of the administration working with providers to...

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