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PYA Thought Leadership

June 2020 – Current  |  March – May 2020

 

AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN

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


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


BUSINESS OPERATIONS

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


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


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


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


Podcast: “Under the Radar: Physician Compensation with Angie Caldwell of PYA”
-Published August 11


Podcast: “Behavioral Health Strategies for Rural Hospitals to Meet COVID-19 Challenges”
-Published August 5


PYA Principal Joins Conversation on M&A Industry Predictions
-Published August 4


On-Demand Webinar: “COVID-19 and Employed Physician Compensation — Immediate and Long-Term Impacts”
Duration: 60 Minutes. Originally presented on July 24.


How COVID-19 May Affect Your Employed Physician Compensation — New PYA White Paper
-Published July 23


Your Physician Arrangements May Require Modification – COVID-19 Considerations
-Published June 15


Navigating the Physician “Land Rush”
-Published June 1


PROVIDER RELIEF FUND

“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


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


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


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


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


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


When HHS Knocks at the Door—Preparing for Provider Relief Fund Attestation Defense
-Published August 13


On-Demand Webinar: When HHS Knocks at the Door — Preparing for Provider Relief Fund Attestation Defense
Duration: 60 minutes. Originally presented August 7.


It’s Official – Provider Relief Funds Are Subject to Audit Under the Uniform Guidance
-Published July 28


Initial Details Regarding Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements Released
-Published July 23


GAQC Issues Summary of Federal Programs Resulting from COVID-19
-Published June 19


RE-STARTING THE HEALTHCARE ECONOMY

On-Demand Webinar: Post-Pandemic Provider Realignment — Navigating An Uncertain Market
Duration: 45 minutes. Originally presented on August 6.


“‘What’s Up Doc?’ Dealing with a Delayed Patient Volume Bounce”
-Published July 16


On-Demand Webinar: “Engaging Your Board in the COVID-19 Era”
Duration: 45 mins. Originally presented on June 24.


Podcast: Population Health, Telehealth, and the Future of Primary Care
-Published June 12


Physician Practice Models of the Future — Strategizing the “New Normal”
-Published June 9


CONSOLIDATED APPROPRIATIONS ACT

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


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


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


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


Telemedicine Physician Coverage: Is What You’re Paying Reasonable?
-Published June 18


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


The Nuts and Bolts of Paycheck Protection Program Loans
-Published August 4


PPP Borrowers Take Note — Updates to Public Disclosure of Your Information
-Published July 13


PPP Forgiveness: SBA Issues Loan Forgiveness Application
-Updated June 22


GAQC Issues Summary of Federal Programs Resulting from COVID-19
-Published June 19


Cliff Rescue: SBA Signals Clarity for PPP Flexibility Act of 2020
-Published June 12


PPP Flexibility Act of 2020 Signed Into Law
-Published June 5


On-Demand Webinar: “So You Have a PPP Loan. Now What?”
Duration:60 minutes. Originally presented on June 3.


COMPLIANCE

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


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


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


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


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


On-Demand Webinar: “Cybersecurity During COVID-19: A Look Behind the Scenes”

Duration: 60 minutes. Originally presented August 12.


The Compliance Officer’s Role in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Checklist of Compliance Considerations for Healthcare Providers
-Updated June 1


REGULATORY WAIVERS AND FLEXIBILITIES

Help on the Horizon to Fill Physician Workforce Shortages? 4 Steps Hospitals Can Take to Plan Now
-Published June 1


 

 

COVID-19 Resources & Links

CARES ACT

PROVIDER RELIEF FUND

MEDICARE ADVANCE PAYMENTS

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP)

TELEHEALTH

COVID-19 CODING AND BILLING

RE-STARTING THE HEALTHCARE ECONOMY

WAIVERS & FLEXIBILITIES

MEDICARE QUALITY REPORTING PROGRAMS

EMTALA

HIPAA

PROVIDER ENROLLMENT

INFECTION CONTROL

 

 

Cybersecurity Resources & Links