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HHS Extends Provider Relief Fund Deadline To Sept. 13

CARES Act Provider Relief Fund |
The ADA News (8/26, Garvin) reported that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has extended the deadline to Sept. 13 for all dentists to apply for funding through the Enhanced Provider Relief Fund Payment Portal.

The article said that the ADA has created an FAQ on popular dental questions regarding the Provider Relief Fund Portal. The Provider Relief Fund was established by the CARES Act – which directed $175 billion in relief funds to hospitals and other health care providers, particularly those impacted by COVID-19. The portal allows dental providers to apply for payments made for health care-related expenses or lost revenue attributable to the pandemic.

Read the ADA FAQ.

Apply to the Enhanced Provider Relief Fund Payment Portal.