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

Updates to FFCRA Employer Decision Tree

Curi partner CAI has updated the decision tree we shared yesterday, with new guidance on employers’ responsibilities under the FFCRA and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and…

ACS Guidelines for Triaging Elective Surgeries

The American College of Surgeons has released triage guidelines for elective surgeries.

U.S. Department of Labor Webinar on Employer Provisions in FFCRA—April 3

The U.S. Department of Labor has announced that it is producing a webinar on the implications of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) for employers…

New Jersey Civil Immunity Executive Order

New Jersey’s governor yesterday issued an executive order granting immunity from civil suits to clinicians providing healthcare services in support of the COVID-19 response during the…

Prescribing Flexibility for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency has issued new guidance giving DEA-registered physicians the ability to prescribe buprenorphine over the telephone for patients with opioid use disorder. This guidance…

FFCRA & CARES Act Employer Decision Tree

Curi partner CAI has produced a decision tree to guide employers through their responsibilities under the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) and Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Paycheck Protection Program Application Now Available

The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the guidelines and application form necessary to apply for and receive loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)…

Well-Being Resources

Click here to access Curi’s guidance for providers looking for ways to manage their well-being during the stress of the COVID-19 crisis.

CMS Temporary Regulatory Waivers

CMS yesterday issued a number of temporary regulatory waivers to provide hospitals and other health care providers with flexibility to respond to the COVID-19 health emergency. The changes cover…

CARES Act Implications for Retirement Plans and Small Business Finances

Continuing Curi’s analysis of how the new CARES Act stimulus law will affect practices, today we examine what it means for retirement plans and small business finances.

CMS Expands Support for Providers With Financial Challenges

CMS has released a fact sheet detailing how providers can quickly access funds through its Accelerated and Advance Payment Program. These funds may support practices and other entities…

Employer Updates From U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor has updated its FAQ guide with details about two issues: who qualifies as a health care provider for issues related to paid sick…

Protections for Medical Volunteers in CARES Act

One provision of the CARES Act provides limited liability protection for doctors who volunteer across state lines during the pandemic—offering a boost for efforts to put providers where…

Implications of New CARES Act Stimulus Bill for Practices

The newly passed federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has significant implications for medical practices, including financial support for small businesses and changes…

Curi’s Guidance on Rent Relief 

Click here to see Curi’s guidance for practices considering seeking rent relief in the face of COVID-19-related financial hardships.

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