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Modified: 7/21/2021
CMS expedited payments to increase cash flow to providers or suppliers due to a disruption in claim submission and claims processing. If you received these payments, please review our article Learn about CMS' amended repayment process for accelerated and advance repayments to learn how to prepare for the recoupment of these funds.
Modified: 10/2/2020
These payments to eligible providers are unrelated to the accelerated and advanced payments providers may have requested from Medicare.
Modified: 10/21/2020
A renewal of the determination that a public health emergency (PHE) continues to exist was signed, effective July 25, 2020. This renewal authorizes waivers and modifications under the Social Security Act in the impacted areas.
Modified: 10/16/2020
Public health emergency (PHE) declaration renewed by HHS secretary Azar effective July 25.
Modified: 9/12/2020
View frequently asked questions pertaining to telehealth and Medicare.
Modified: 7/8/2020
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.
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