Federal Updates for Health and Human Service Providers

Federal Updates for Health and Human Service Providers

New York City is making available resources on federal developments, funding and related operational issues regarding COVID-19 for hospitals, other providers and human service and community-based organizations.

Resources for Hospitals, Behavioral Health, FQHC and Long-Term Care Providers

Resources for Human Service and Community-based Organizations

Note that these resources are focused on information emerging from federal sources. You can also find additional information and clinical guidance for providers from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and information for nonprofits specific to contracting with New York City.

New resources will be added here as they become available. If you have any questions or thoughts on future resources that would be helpful, please send them to COVIDProviderSupport@cityhall.nyc.gov. Note that questions and input will be used to inform development of future resources and you may not receive and individual response.

Resources for Hospitals, Behavioral Health, FQHC and Long-Term Care Providers

The following resources are available to hospitals, behavioral health, FQHC and long-term care providers to support their response to COVID-19. New resources will be added here as they become available.

Funding and Financial Sustainability

Federal and State Regulatory Guidance

Operational Guidance

Other Resources

  • Overview of Telehealth Guidance for Providers: This resource provides an overview of temporary telehealth coverage and reimbursement flexibilities for healthcare providers along with action steps to stand up telehealth programs.
  • Telehealth Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): This resource includes FAQs about telehealth, including new flexibilities within Medicaid, Medicare and commercial plans; funding opportunities for telehealth; and, strategic considerations for scaling telehealth programs.

Resources for Human Service and Community-based Organizations

The following resources are available to human service and community-based organizations to support their response to COVID-19. New resources will be added here as they become available.

Funding and Financial Sustainability