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COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Extended by Federal Government

On Jan. 7, 2021, HHS Secretary Alex Azar renewed the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) for another 90 days. The extension went into effect on Jan. 21, 2021.

With this, various COVID-19 coverages will be extended, including:

  • Testing
  • Screening
  • Billing
  • Telehealth

This will continue until the PHE is either terminated or extended again.

Do you have any questions about this extension or the coverage impacted by it? Please contact Member Services.

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