Senate COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Expands Telehealth, Ups Pay To Hospitals

By Chelsea Cirruzzo / March 19, 2020 at 11:29 PM
The Senate Finance and Senate health committees released their proposals for a third coronavirus stimulus package on Thursday (March 19) that includes new supplemental funding for community health centers, ups pay to hospitals treating COVID-19 patients and further expands telehealth. Community health centers. The package would provide an additional $1.32 billion in supplemental funding to community health centers. According to the National Association of Community Health Centers, supplemental funding in the first coronavirus package only came out to $8,000...

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