This session will address the current trends of healthcare finance post-COVID and the issues that CHCs may face in the future. Understanding that some variables are unknown, presenters will discuss some of the financial and operational decisions that should be considered to strengthen financial metrics, improve operating performance, and reduce risk as health centers emerge from the Public Health Emergency. During this session, speakers will also cover the current grants management environment and talk through COVID and other audits of grant funds to support Health Center’s as they prepare for audits of stimulus funding.
Discuss challenges facing CHCs – now and in the future.
Identify value-based care considerations CHC teams should be thinking through and currently planning for.
Review current audit work plans of the HHS OIG and Division of Financial Integrity of grant funds to understand how audits of COVID-19 stimulus funds, provider relief funds, and the HRSA COVID-19 Uninsured program are being approached.