Healthcare

2022 Part B Fee Schedules & Industry Updates

With the New Year upon us, HW&Co. would like to wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year. The New Year always brings many changes to the Long-Term Care Industry, even in years that we are not dealing with the challenges of a pandemic. We are pleased to provide you with updates on some […]

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PRF Phase 4 Payments and Other Updates

Phase 4 Payments On December 14, 2021, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced the distribution of approximately $9 billion in Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Phase 4 payments to health care providers who have experienced revenue losses and expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Payments will start to be made this week.  The total […]

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American Rescue Plan (ARP) Rural Payments Begin

On November 23, 2021, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) began distributing American Rescue Plan (ARP) Rural payments.  The $8.5 billion ARP Rural distribution is based on the number of services providers furnish to Medicaid/CHIP and Medicare beneficiaries living in Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)-defined rural areas. The vast majority, approximately 96%, […]

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Only Three Weeks Remaining Until PRF Reporting Period 1 Deadline!

All providers who received more than $10,000 in PRF funds between April 10 and June 30, 2020 are required to report their use of funds by November 30, 2021. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) set an initial deadline for final submission of reporting for Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Reporting Period 1 on September […]

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