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Reingruber Alert: New Provider Relief Funds to be Distributed

9/14/2021

There are new Provider Relief Funds to be distributed! Learn more in the latest Reingruber Alert...

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: PRF Reporting Update for Healthcare

9/9/2021

The first PRF reporting deadline is 09/30/2021... have you captured ALL permissible expenses and lost revenue? This webinar is designed as an opportunity to closely examine your PRF reporting data to make sure you have captured everything you are entitled to report before you submit your data into the reporting portal. Access materials...

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Reingruber Alert: The 2021 Single Audit Compliance Supplement is here!

9/1/2021

The 2021 Single Audit Compliance Supplement is here! It is intended for auditors conducting Single Audits, but is also a fantastic resource for auditees as they prepare for a Single Audit!

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: Current Update on CARES Act PRF Reporting Instructions & Recent FAQsAndrew Kent, Esq., CVA, and Claudia Reingruber, CPA, CHC

7/23/2021

New CARES Act Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Reporting Requirements were issued on June 11, 2021, and the PRF Reporting Portal opened on July 1, 2021. This webinar includes the new and better-defined reporting requirements, extended deadlines, expanded reporting periods, and other changes.

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Reingruber Alert: PRF Single Audit Timelines Extended!

7/21/2021

The PRF Single Audit Timelines are extended! These new instructions were issued by the HHS on July 15, 2021. 

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Cares Act vs American Rescue Plan Act Funding

6/25/2021

With the enactment of the Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Fund and the Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund (Coronavirus Recovery Fund) established under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) on May 10, 2021, the U.S. Department of the Treasury has made available $350 Billion to state and local governments to cover the costs incurred as a result of recovery efforts related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Reingruber Alert: Final Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements Are Here

6/17/2021

Final Provider Relief Fund (PRF) reporting requirements are here! These new instructions were released on June 11th and extends the deadline for PRF use for funds received on or after 07/01/2020.

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Maximizing Value and Minimizing Risk in Your Managed Care Contract Portfolio

5/26/2021

In the years running up to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. healthcare industry was thriving with growth and innovation. With steady and growing patient volumes, broad health insurance coverage and generally adequate reimbursement and funding, the focus was largely centered around reducing the total cost of care while improving access and quality.

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IRS Issues Guidance for Claiming Employee Retention Credit in 2021

4/27/2021

The IRS on April 2, 2021, issued additional guidance for employers claiming the employee retention credit (ERC) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), as modified in December 2020 by the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2020 (Relief Act). The ERC is designed to help eligible businesses retain employees by offering a credit against employment taxes when qualified wages and healthcare expenses are paid during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Reingruber Alert: Recent Updates & Info for Providers

4/23/2021

In case you missed it, here are some recent updates and information for providers about the COVID-19 national Public Health Emergency (PHE), the Medicare Sequestration Pause, the Covid-19 Funeral Assistance from FEMA and the PRF reporting portal. Learn more!

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Provider Relief Funds - Reporting and Audit Requirements

4/20/2021

When Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, it established the Provider Relief Fund (PRF) to support American families, workers and healthcare providers in the battle against COVID-19.

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Reingruber Alert: FRVS Survey Data Submission Deadline

4/15/2021

DUE APRIL 30, 2021: Submission of updated FRVS survey data to AHCA. The FRVS survey data will be used to calculate your 10/01/2021 FRVS rate. 

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IRS Extends Certain Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines to May 17

4/1/2021

The Internal Revenue Service confirmed in an announcement on March 29, 2021, that individuals have until May 17, 2021 to meet certain deadlines that would normally fall on April 15. 

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Reporting and Audit Requirements for Provider Relief Fund Recipients

3/29/2021

Through the CARES Act and supplemental funding from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is in the process of distributing $178 billion to hospitals and healthcare providers on the front lines of coronavirus response and relief efforts. Qualified providers of healthcare, services and support may receive PRF payments for healthcare-related expenses or lost revenue due to COVID-19.

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GovCon Updates of the Week

3/29/2021

Want the latest on Federal Acquisition Regulation, Health and Human Services Regulatory Changes and Technology Modernization Fund?

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New IRS Guidance Regarding Tax Due Date Change 2021

3/18/2021

On Wednesday, March 17th, the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service extended the due date of individual Federal income tax returns and the deadline to make contributions to IRAs and HSAs from April 15, 2021 to May 17th, 2021.

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Cares Act Provider Relief Fund: FAQsAccounting, Audit and other Compliance Reporting Considerations

3/18/2021

On January 15th, 2021 the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) released updated guidance on the Provider Relief Fund reporting requirements. This amended guidance is in response to the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (Act). The Act was passed in December 2020 and added an additional $3 billion to the PRF along with new language regarding reporting requirements.

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: Strategies for Maximizing PPP Loan Forgiveness PART 9

2/17/2021

Our webinar breaks down the PPP provisions, discusses the latest guidance from the SBA and eligibility for second draw loans. Access webinar materials here.

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: Current Update on CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Reporting

1/21/2021

This webinar focuses on the latest information relating to Medicare and Medicaid cost reporting implications, mandatory reporting requirements for recipients of $10,000, and more. Access webinar materials here.

 

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Reingruber Alert: Some Good News for CARES Act PRF Recipients

1/19/2021

There's some good news for Provider Relief Fund recipients in the healthcare industry! Read the latest Reingruber Alert to learn more.

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: Strategies for Maximizing PPP Loan Forgiveness PART 8

1/12/2021

On December 21st, Congress passed the long-awaited $900 billion COVID-related Tax Relief Act (COVIDTRA) as part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. In this webinar, we break down the PPP provisions, discuss the latest guidance from the SBA, and more. Access materials here.

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Reingruber Alert: Single Audit Update

1/12/2021

The Compliance Supplement Addendum is here! Released by the Office of Management & Budget on December 22, 2020, the Addendum covers lots of important information regarding Single Audits. Read the key takeaways here.

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: CARES Act Grants - Updated Reporting Requirements & Latest FAQs

12/10/2020

In this webinar, we go over updated reporting requirements that have been defined along with basic guidance addressing the potential need for a single audit by some recipients. Presented by the Saltmarsh Healthcare leadership team. Access materials here.

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WEBINAR MATERIALS: Understanding Single Audit Requirements for the Healthcare Industry

11/12/2020

As a result of receiving CARES Act funds in response to COVID-19, many healthcare organizations now will be subject to Federal audit requirements regarding the use of those funds. Access materials here.

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CARES Act Provider Relief Funds: Webinar Q&A

10/20/2020

For all of our clients and friends who attended Part IV of our CARES Act webinar series, we have attempted to consolidate all of the questions and our answers as of October 8, 2020. Please keep in mind that the situation is very fluid, that the answers to these questions may change based on future guidance. 

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