HHS announces provider relief funding of $20 billion

October 7, 2020

Application for the funds began on Oct. 5.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $20 billion in new funding through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The funds are intended to help providers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The application process began on Oct. 5 and will end on Nov. 6. This general Phase 3 general distribution will allow providers who have already received Provider Relief Fund payments to apply, as well as those previously ineligible.

For more information on eligibility and application processes, visit Medical Economics.