COVID-19 Latest Updates and Resources

During this challenging time, Curi is committed to providing you with the information you need to make the best decisions for yourself, your practice, and your patients. Our Practice Command Center collects the items you need to run your business during this health emergency, from Curi-built resources to frequently asked questions to relevant external news. We hope you find this site useful, and we welcome your feedback about how to make it even better, so please feel free to communicate with us in the box at the bottom of this page. And—now more than ever—thank you for your dedication and sacrifice on behalf of your patients.

Latest News

Study on COVID-19 Effect on Clinician Mental and Physical Health Seeks Participants

A research study on the long-term impact of COVID-19 on providers’ mental and physical health is looking for enrollees. Providers can click here to sign up.

Federal Reserve Updates Main Street Lending Program FAQs to Encourage Broader Lending

The Federal Reserve on Friday updated the FAQs for the Main Street Lending Program to encourage banks to consider borrowers’ pre- and post-pandemic financial condition when reviewing loan…

HHS Releases Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has released details about reporting requirements and auditing for the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund. HHS has also moved the…

HR|Experts Webinar Addresses FFCRA Leave Rule Updates

A newly available webinar from Curi’s on-call human resources consultant, Dee Brown, addresses the U.S. Department of Labor’s recent changes to who qualifies for emergency paid sick leave…

FDA Publishes COVID-19 Diagnostic Test Performance Data

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released comparative performance data for some authorized COVID-19 molecular diagnostic tests. This move will support physicians and practices in…

Free PPE Available to Independent Practices in North Carolina

The North Carolina Medical Society is offering free personal protective equipment for independent practices. The available PPE includes N95 masks, KN95 masks, procedure masks, gowns, gloves,…

Department of Labor Updates COVID-19 FFCRA Leave Rule

The U.S. Department of Labor last Friday issued a new temporary rule updating who qualifies for emergency paid sick leave through the Families First Coronavirus Response…

Pennsylvania Bill Seeks Liability Protections for Physicians Treating COVID-19 Patients

A bill in the Pennsylvania legislature would protect healthcare providers from liability while treating or providing testing to COVID-19 patients (absent gross negligence, recklessness, or misconduct)….

AMA Webinar Series Addresses Well-Being and Practice Management During the Pandemic  

The American Medical Association is launching a seven-part webinar series on physician well-being, practice redesign, and telehealth. To learn more about and register for the series,…

Curi Webinar Provides COVID-Related Legislative and Regulatory Updates

In a new CME-eligible webinar produced by Curi, data privacy and security attorney Richard Sheinis provides an update on new regulations and legislative changes that have arisen as…

Documentation and Coding Updates

The American Medical Association has published new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes that deal with COVID-19. One is related to performing safety protocols, and another pertains to laboratory…

Sept. 13 Provider Relief Fund Application Deadline for Some Providers

The deadline for some providers to apply for Phase 2 General Distribution Funding through the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund is Sept. 13. The federal Department of Health and Human Services had previously set Aug….

North Carolina Job Retention Grant Program Application Deadline Next Week

North Carolina practices have until next Tuesday, Sept. 1, to apply for funds through the state’s Job Retention Grant (JRG) Program, which offers up to $250,000…

HHS Extends Provider Relief Fund Application Deadline for Some Providers

The federal Department of Health and Human Services has extended the deadline to apply for Phase 2 General Distribution Funding through the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund,…

Survey on Physician Well-Being During Pandemic Seeks Respondents

The Physicians Foundation is seeking respondents to its short survey on the impact of COVID-19 on doctors’ well-being. Physicians can take the survey here. (As a reminder, physician…

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