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The task force wants hospitals to report COVID-19 testing data and provide daily reports on bed capacity and supplies.
The temporary layoffs at the Lexington, Kentucky-based health system will affect 8% of its 6,000 employees, who were given the news on Friday.
CMS says the waivers will give states more flexibility to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
The funding is part of a massive $2 trillion emergency stimulus package unanimously passed by the Senate late Wednesday.
NIH is testing the antiviral drug's safety and efficacy against COVID-19.
However, new estimates from federal actuaries do not project the cost implications of the coronavirus pandemic.
CMS says the waivers will give state governments more flexibility to respond to the epidemic.
Federal Court issues temporary restraining order against website offering fake COVID-19 vaccine.
CMS says the waiver will give state governments more flexibility to respond to the epidemic.
New report shows some states and counties lag far behind in the availability of hospital beds.