Regulatory Resources for COVID-19

Keeping You Up To Speed On Healthcare Regulatory Implications Of COVID-19

As a trusted partner to healthcare providers, R1's Regulatory Compliance team is well positioned to provide thought leadership for its customers. R1’s regulatory guidance division, in collaboration with operational teams, has developed educational information and materials based on in-depth analysis to help healthcare professionals during the rapidly changing COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back as we’ll update this page regularly.

CARES Act

What does the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act mean for hospitals and physicians? Learn about federal aid and relief to cover COVID-19-related costs.

Fact Sheet

Overview Presentation




Important Information for Practitioners

Physicians and non-physician practitioners have more flexibility than ever to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn how CMS is supporting providers and group practices, including telehealth expansion, accelerated payments, and expedited Medicare enrollment.

Regulatory Brief




Provider Financial Assistance

Are you a Medicare provider or supplier with cash-flow issues due to COVID-19? Learn how to determine eligibility and apply for Medicare’s expanded accelerated payment program.

Medicare Accelerated Payments Tear Sheet

Provider Relief Fund Presentation




COVID-19 RCM Operations

How does caring for COVID-19 patients in tents, parking lots, and other non-hospital locations affect revenue? Learn about CMS’ “Temporary Expansion Sites,” important waiver details, and changes in allowable billing and reimbursement.

Hospitals Without Walls Initiative

Fact Sheet

Overview Presentation

Balance Billing & Cost Sharing

Webinar Recording

Webinar Slides

Telehealth: Operational Best Practices

Fact Sheet

Webinar Recording

Webinar Slides

Uninsured Program

EMS - Details

Physician - Details

Acute/IDN - Details