September 1, 2020

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

HHS Extends Deadline to Apply for Federal Provider Relief Funds to September 13, 2020

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TO:  All Providers

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced an application deadline extension for Phase 2 of the General Distribution to Medicaid, Medicaid managed care, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and dental providers. Providers will have until Sunday, September 13, 2020 to apply.

HHS posted resources and hosted several webinars for providers and provider organizations to answer questions and assist eligible providers with the application process.

Links to these resources:

The full announcement from HHS is available at the following link:  https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/cares-act-provider-relief-fund/for-providers/index.html.

The HHS Provider Support line is available for questions at (866) 569-3522, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. CST.

We encourage all providers to review these recommendations and apply through this portal. When in doubt, apply, or reapply if previously rejected.



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