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Details on Medicaid and CHIP Provider Relief

| June 15, 2020

Details on Medicaid and CHIP Provider Relief

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced an additional $15 billion distribution from the Provider Relief Fund to providers who participate in Medicaid and CHIP and have not received funds from previous Provider Relief Fund General Allocations.

To apply, report annual patient revenue data which will be used to determine your payment. The  number of Medicaid patients served must also be reported. The payment to each provider will be at least 2 percent of reported gross revenue from patient care. The final amount will be determined after the data is submitted.

Before applying through the portal:

  1. Read the Distribution Instructions (PDF).
  2. Download the Distribution Application Form (PDF).
  3. Then access the Relief Fund Payment Portal.

Learn more by visiting HHS’ web page CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: General Information.

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