PYA Covid-19 Information Hub

Because we are living through an unprecedented healthcare phenomenon, PYA is committed to sharing timely and relevant information that we hope will benefit our clients and colleagues. The COVID-19 HUB will centralize PYA’s thought leadership, guidance, and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

PYA Educational Events

New Webinar: OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard — Implications and Next Steps for Healthcare Providers

Tuesday, August 3, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET

Please join PYA Principal Jeff Bushong and Realty Trust Group Senior Vice President Hank Carr as they provide a high-level overview of the OSHA ETS, including immediate next steps to help guide compliance in operations and facilities.

Learn More & Register


 

PYA Thought Leadership

September 2020 – Current

 

AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN

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


PROVIDER RELIEF FUND

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


The Wait Is Over, for Now: HHS Provides Guidance on SEFA Reporting
-Published July 20, 2021


Keeping Busy While Waiting for Provider Relief Fund Audit Requirements
-Published July 9, 2021


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


Provider Relief Fund Update: Use of Funds Deadline, Portal Registration, Reporting Entities
-Published June 22, 2021


New Webinar: Let’s Talk Compliance — Provider Relief Fund: Reporting Requirements and Compliance Concerns
-Published June 15, 2021


HHS Releases Updated Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements; Sets September 30 Reporting Deadline for Most Recipients
-Published June 11, 2021


CARES Act Provider Relief Fund – While We’re Waiting…
-Published May 3, 2021


“Provider Relief Fund: Yes, No, Maybe”
-Published March 22, 2021


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


“CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: Opportunities, Compliance, and Reporting”
-Published March 2, 2021


Provider Relief Fund: $40 Billion Still Has Not Been Distributed
-Published February 10, 2021


Provider Relief Fund Portal Now Open for Registration Only; Reporting Deadline Delayed
-Published January 15, 2021


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


Sorting Out the HHS Guidance for CARES Act Provider Relief Funds and Other Funding Requirements
Duration: 60 Minutes. Originally presented on December 2, 2020.


Provider Relief Fund Update: HHS Revises Ambiguous Reporting Requirements Again and Again
-Published November 3, 2020


On-Demand Webinar: “Trick or Treat? October 22nd Revisions to Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements”
Duration: 30 minutes. Originally presented on October 2, 2020.


“HRSA Plans Several Audits of Provider Relief Fund; Reporting Requirements Raise Alarm”
-Published October 13, 2020


On-Demand Webinar: “Compliance With New Provider Relief Funds Reporting Requirements”
Duration: 45 minutes. Originally presented October 5, 2020.


RE-STARTING THE HEALTHCARE ECONOMY

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.


CONSOLIDATED APPROPRIATIONS ACT

Apply by May 6th for FCC’s $250 Million COVID-19 Telehealth Program
-Published April 29, 2021


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.


TAX AND AUDIT

How Taxpayers Can Still Take Advantage of Qualified Improvement Property Deduction Under the CARES Act
-Published March 31, 2021


IRS Extends Individual Tax Return Deadline
-Published March 18, 2021


COVID-19 Legislation — Effects on Retirement Savings for the Individual Taxpayer
-Published February 12, 2021


Pay It Now Or Pay It Later…What You Need To Know About Deferral Of Employee Social Security Tax
-Published September 9, 2020


Why Did I Get an IRS Notice? Processing Delays During Pandemic
-Published August 17, 2020


IRS People First Initiative Brings Taxpayer Relief During Pandemic
-Published June 3, 2020


TELEHEALTH

“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


REGULATORY WAIVERS AND FLEXIBILITIES

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


PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM

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 Home Stretch — What You Need to Know About PPP-Related Expenses and Deductibility for 2020 Year-End Planning
-Published December 02, 2020


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


New COVID Webinar: What’s Next for PPP Recipients — Navigating the Forgiveness Process & Planning for the Close of 2020 for Income Tax Purposes
-Published November 18, 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


COMPLIANCE

OSHA Issues New COVID-19 Regulations — Are Your Current Prevention Practices Enough?
-Published June 29, 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


“HIPAA Privacy in 2020 and the Impact of the Pandemic” at 2020 KHA Virtual Convention and Trade Show
-Published October 20, 2020


Systemic Noncompliance—It’s Not Just About Breaches Anymore
-Published October 15, 2020


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