HHS Renews COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Through July 19, 2021; Additional Renewals Are Expected

On April 15, 2021, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) announced that the Public Health Emergency (PHE) declaration for COVID‑19 will be renewed for another 90 days, beginning on April 21 (the date the PHE was previously scheduled to expire) and extending through July 19, 2021. This renewal is consistent with the Administration’s announcement that the PHE will likely continue through at least the end of calendar year 2021, as described below. However, the Administration retains...
By: Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP