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Follow Up: Impact of Families First Coronavirus Response Act – Who is considered a “health care provider” or “emergency responder”?

Jim Fogle Lauren Pair April 2, 2020
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Previously, we discussed the impact of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act on medical practices and health care providers. Specifically, the Act allows medical practices and other health care entities to exclude any employees who are “health care providers” or “emergency responders” from the new emergency provisions. In follow-up guidance, the Department of Labor recently clarified the definition of “health care provider.” READ MORE