HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra on Wednesday stated the company is contemplating extending the deadline that suppliers need to spend aid funds by however didn’t present a timeline of when extra support could be delivered.
Supplier Reduction Funds have to be spent by June 30 or returned to the federal authorities however the American Hospital Affiliation (AHA) and a few lawmakers have referred to as on HHS to increase that deadline by means of at the very least the tip of the yr.
“Some people have requested for an extension. We’re all that very, very carefully,” Becerra stated at an Vitality & Commerce Committee listening to on the HHS funds request. “What I’ll inform you is once more, we’ll be pushed by information on this case to ensure suppliers who’ve a necessity get these wants addressed.”
Suppliers have additionally anxiously awaited the disbursement of the remaining $33 billion within the fund,