Here find federal agency guidance for COVID-19 Response. The NIHB Policy Center has created resources for Tribal Administrators, and Tribal Health finance staff for billing and reimbursement.
How to Recognize Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) A Delayed Immune Response Related to COVID-19, 9/17/2021
After Diagnosis of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) What Parents Need to Know, 9/17/2021
List of COVID-19 Resources for Organizations Working with Persons Who Use Drugs or Have Substance Use Disorder 2/18/21
HHS and CDC Announce $80 Million to Support COVID-19 Response in Indian Country Announcement 3/20/20
Dear Tribal Leader (DTLL) on its Funding Distribution decision on the $750m to support testing and testing-related activities 05/20/20
Dear Tribal Leader Letter Initiating Tribal Consultation on the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act 12/29/20
Dear Tribal Leader Letter on Allocation Decisions for $790 million from COVID-19 Relief Package 1/15/21
Dear Tribal Leader Letter to initiate Tribal Consultation regarding funding from the American Rescue Plan Act 3/8/21
Dear Tribal Leader Letter (DTLL) regarding Updated Allocation of $95 Million in Telehealth Funding from CARES Act 3/26/21
Frauds and Scams – A one-pager warning about COVID-19 frauds and including information on how to combat them
NIHB hosted an informational call on Friday, October 30 to learn more about the Indian Health Service’s (IHS) COVID-19 Pandemic Vaccine Draft Plan which was released October 14. Agency representatives provided an overview of the plan, shared a summary of Tribal comments they have received on it, and outlined an expected timeline for finalizing the plan. Representatives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also joined the call to provide information on the process states are following to submit their vaccine plans, and an update on the progress to date.
Access the recordings of the Telehealth 101 Virtual Workshop hosted by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations (ORO), in collaboration with the North Dakota Department of Health and Spirit Lake Tribe of North Dakota held November 18-19, 2020.
Learn about the resources to support your telehealth adoption efforts as well as innovative strategies aimed at increasing access to quality health care services in rural and tribal communities.
To reach the NIHB COVID-19 Response Team, please contact [email protected].
For media inquiries, please contact Janee Andrews at [email protected].
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