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HFSA Writes to Congressional Leaders Outlining HFSA Priorities for Next Coronavirus Relief Package

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HFSA wrote to congressional leaders outlining HFSA priorities for the next coronavirus relief package, stressing provisions important to patient access to care, scientific research, and safeguarding the stability of medical practices. Specifically, the letter urges that congress maintain telehealth accessibility, encourage timely access to health care for patients, ensure health equity, streamline prior authorization practices, support research disrupted by COVID-19, provide additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program and the Provider Relief Fund, and include liability protections for health care volunteers and providers on the front lines.