AHCA/NCAL: HHS Releases SNF Infection Control Distribution Terms and Conditions

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released nearly $2.5 billion of a planned $5 billion distribution to nursing homes to support increased testing, staffing, and personal protective equipment needs from the Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Terms and Conditions. HHS noted the Terms and Conditions​ for this allocation would differ from other PRF Terms and Conditions. 

Other COVID-19 Updates

HHS Request for Provider Relief Fund Supporting Financial Information: The Department of Health and Human Services has released letters to some providers indicating they had not submitted financial information needed for Phase 1 Provider Relief Fund documentation. The letters do require financial information to be submitted and should not be disregarded.  Read More

AHCA/NCAL Template Cover Letter for HHS Submissions: AHCA/NCAL has developed a template cover letter to help members include relevant information when communicating with HHS about use of Provider Relief Fund dollars. Read More


Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16