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 Thought Leadership

September 2020 – Current



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


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


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.