PYA is committed to sharing timely and relevant information that we hope will benefit our clients and colleagues. The COVID-19 HUB contains PYA’s thought leadership, guidance, and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

PYA Thought Leadership

September 2020 – Current



What Businesses Need to Know About Pandemic Relief Fund Reporting
-Published October 31, 2022

Opportunity for Provider Relief Fund Reporting Extension
-Published April 8, 2022

Act Now to Avoid Forfeiture of Provider Relief Funds: Report by March 31
-Published March 24, 2022

On-Demand Webinar: “Provider Relief Fund – Latest Updates and Predictions”
– Presented on February 23, 2022

Update on Provider Relief Fund Reporting, New Distributions, and Anticipated Audits and Enforcement Actions
-Published December 14, 2021

On-Demand Webinar: “Provider Relief Fund — Applying for Phase 4 and Rural Payments”
– Duration 60 minutes. Originally presented October 6, 2021.

On-Demand Webinar: “So Now What? Latest Provider Relief Fund Developments”
– Duration 60 minutes. Originally presented on September 21, 2021.

On-Demand Webinar: “Provider Relief Fund — Office Hours Q&A”
Duration: 60 Minutes. Originally presented on September 8, 2021.

On-Demand Webinar: “Latest Update — Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements”
-Published July 21, 2021

Provider Relief Fund Reporting Portal Open For Business: A Step-By-Step Guide
-Published July 2, 2021

On-Demand Webinar: Let’s Talk Compliance — Provider Relief Fund: Reporting Requirements and Compliance Concerns
– Originally presented July 16, 2021

COVID-19 Relief Funding, Loan Sources, And Obligations Breakdown
-Updated March 10, 2021

Top Five Provider Relief Fund Take-Aways from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021
-Published December 22, 2020


On-Demand Webinar: “The Great Unwind: Preparing for the End of the PHE

-Originally presented on March 23, 2022

Waving Goodbye to Waivers: The Coming End to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
-Published July 9, 2021


New Portal for PPP Loan Forgiveness Directly Through SBA
-Published August 12, 2021

Paycheck Protection Program Application Deadline Extended
-Published March 31, 2021

PPP Loans — Coming Back for Seconds
-Published February 12, 2021

Top Five PPP Takeaways from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021
-Published December 23, 2020

The PPP Forgiveness Process … More to Add
-Published December 14, 2020

The Road to Greater Clarity — Developments in PPP Loan Forgiveness
-Published December 02, 2020

On-Demand Webinar: What’s Next for PPP Recipients — Navigating the Forgiveness Process & Planning for the Close of 2020 for Income Tax Purposes
-Originally presented December 2, 2020

Light at the End — Key Takeaways for PPP Loan Forgiveness
-Published November 4, 2020

What You Need to Know About Retirement Plan Distribution and Loan Relief Under the CARES Act
-Published October 20, 2020


Order Up — Accounting for Restaurant Revitalization Funds
-Published July 13, 2021

American Rescue Plan Act Expands PPP Eligibility
-Published March 31, 2021

The American Rescue Plan — How It “Rescues” Healthcare
-Published March 12, 2021


The End Is Coming: CMS Directs Providers to “Prepare to Return to Normal”
-Published August 19, 2022

On-Demand Webinar: “Back to the Future: Get Ready for the End of the PHE”
-Presented October 19, 2022

Nuance in the Numbers: Investigating COVID-19 Impacts on Physician Compensation and Productivity Benchmark Survey Data
-Published April 18, 2022

Tackling the Staffing Crisis: Healthcare Workforce Challenges, Trends, and Innovations
-Published March 14, 2022

PYA Sponsors Sixth Annual Polsinelli Reimbursement Summit
-Presented March 8-9, 2022

“A Checklist for Successful Hospital Cost Reporting in the Time of COVID-19”
-Published February 3, 2022

On-Demand Webinar: “Healthcare Headlines: Impact of Latest Developments”
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Wednesday, January 26, 2022

“Cost Reporting in the Time of COVID-19 Could Have an Impact on Hospital Payment”
-Published September 3, 2021

Skilled Nursing Facilities: Restoring Financial Health After the COVID-19 Crisis
-Published July 14, 2021

PYA Principal Updates Post-Pandemic Predictions in New Governance Institute Article
-Published May 7, 2021

PYA Thought Leaders Collaborate on New AHLA Podcast Series Covering Federal Policy, COVID-19, and Other Trends
-Published March 24, 2021

“Helping Long-Term Care Facilities Restore Financial Health Amid COVID-19 Challenges”
-Published February 18, 2021

On-Demand Webinar: Restoring Financial Health for SNFs During and After the COVID-19 Crisis
Duration: 60 Minutes. Originally presented on February 11, 2021.

Top Five Medicare Reimbursement Takeaways from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021
-Published December 23, 2020

“Preparing for Tomorrow While Managing a Crisis Today”
-Published November 17, 2020

“COVID-19 Presents Existential Legal and Regulatory Challenges for Long Term Care Facilities”
-Published November 10, 2020

COVID Webinar: Partnering in Pandemic Times
-Originally presented on October 6, 2020.


Nursing Shortage Becomes a Crisis for Many Healthcare Organizations — What One State Is Doing
-Published January 13, 2022

Pandemic Tax Scams on the Rise: Spotting the Signs, Actions to Take
-Published August 11, 2021


On-Demand Webinar: “The Great Unwind: Preparing for the End of the PHE

-Originally presented on March 23, 2022

On-Demand Webinar: “Let’s Talk Compliance — The Telemedicine Cliff”
– Originally aired on Friday, October 8, 2021.

“The Future of Telehealth and Virtual Care”
-Published March 17, 2021

“Cybersecurity in Today’s COVID-19 Environment: How to Best Protect Your Telemedicine Solutions”
-Published September 24, 2020


On-Demand Webinar: “Highlights From the Federal Fiscal Year 2023 Proposed Rules”
-Duration: 60mins. Originally presented on April 20, 2022.

Healthcare Worker Vaccine Mandate: New Deadlines and Compliance Guidance
-Published January 18, 2022

“COVID-19 Hot Compliance Topics”
-Published December 3, 2021

“Adapting to COVID-19, Provider’s Compliance Program Assessment Was Partly Virtual”
-Published December 11, 2020

Virtual Compliance Podcast With PYA’s Shannon Sumner
-Published October 29, 2020

Webinar: Fraud and Compliance Risks Facing Healthcare Providers Under the COVID-19 Provider Relief Fund and Reimbursement Programs
-Published September 17, 2020


PYA Short Course Webinar Series Provides Critical Information on the Consolidated Appropriations Act
Duration: Six 60-minute webinars. Originally presented January 19th – February 4th, 2021.