The federal Department of Health and Human Services today announced an additional $20 billion in funding for providers. Beginning Oct. 5, providers that have already received Provider Relief Fund payments may apply for additional funding that takes into account financial losses and changes in operating expenses caused by treating COVID-19. Additionally, some behavioral health providers and providers that began practicing in 2020 will also be eligible for the first time. The application deadline is Nov. 6. To learn more, click here.