FCC Announces New COVID-19 Telehealth Funding Opportunity
Beginning April 29, t
he Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will accept applications for COVID-19 Telehealth Program
Round 2 funding to support the costs of eligible telehealth services and devices. This Round 2 funding opportunity closes on May 6.
Although details of the application and potential funding amounts do not yet appear finalized, it seems that eligible health care providers will include not-profit hospitals, rural health clinics and skilled nursing facilities, among other providers.
Additional information on eligibility and the application process can be found on the Universal Service Administrative Company website
This story originally appeared in the April 22, 2021 edition of WHA Newsletter