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Fact Sheet: Expansion of the Accelerated and Advance Payments Program for Providers and Suppliers During COVID-19 Emergency

Description
Explains the expansion of the CMS Accelerated and Advance Payment Program to a broader group of Medicare Part A providers and Part B suppliers under the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). Explains eligibility for the payments and offers a step-by-step guide on how facilities can request accelerated or advance payment. As of October 8, 2020, CMS will no longer accept applications for accelerated or advance payments related to the COVID-19 PHE.
Date
10/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Hospitals · Infectious diseases · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models