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  • August 6, 2021

COVID-19: Policy Resources for Children's Hospitals

This resource hub is designed to help you easily find CHA policy tools and advocacy response resources, as well as federal, state and other external policy-related resources to assist your work in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Urgent time-sensitive action requests of hospitals will continue to be communicated via email and Washington Update.

Contents

COVID-19 Relief Legislation and Related Advocacy
General CHA COVID-19 Policy Tools
Federal Public Health Emergency
Provider Relief Funding Resources and Information
White House Actions Related to COVID-19 Response
Additional CMS Medicaid and CHIP Resources
Vaccines
Additional Supply Chain Resources
Private Insurance
Pediatric Workforce
Telehealth, Information-sharing and Privacy
State Fiscal Conditions and Related Federal Funding
Impacts of COVID-19 on Children’s Mental, Emotional and Behavioral Health 
Additional Resources on State Policy Actions, Reporting and Tracking 

Resources

COVID-19 Relief Legislation & Related Advocacy 

General CHA COVID-19 Policy Tools 

Federal Public Health Emergency (PHE)

Section 1135 Emergency Waiver Resources – CHA Overview and Related Resources

Provider Relief Funding (PRF) Resources and Information 

Provider Allocation & Reporting Portals

PRF Allocation Data

State Tracking of Relief Funds

White House Actions Related to COVID-19 Response

Additional CMS Medicaid & CHIP Resources

Guidance & FAQs

Data

State Resources

Vaccines

Federal Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CMS

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

HHS

State Resources

NASHP

NGA

Additional Supply Chain Resources

Federal Resources

State Resources

Private Insurance

HHS

CMS

Congressional Research Service (CRS) FAQs on COVID-19 and Private Coverage 4/9/21

America’s Health Insurance Plans Overview of Health Insurance Providers Response to COVID-19 Updated 4/8/21

State Resources

Pediatric Workforce

Licensure

Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB)

Telehealth, Information-sharing and Privacy

Federal & State Policy Action Tracking

FSMB

Federal & State Policy Guidance

State Fiscal Conditions and Related Federal Funding

Impacts of COVID-19 on Children’s Mental, Emotional and Behavioral Health

Federal Resources

State Resources

Additional Resources on State Policy Actions, Reporting and Tracking  

NGA