All of the money in the provider-relief fund has been allocated, although it has not all been paid out, according to HHS.

A federal program that reimburses providers for COVID-related care for the uninsured is running out of funds and will expire by the end of April. The Biden administration and hospitals are urging lawmakers to approve more funding for the program, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Hospitals that have relied on the funding say they are still feeling the financial squeeze of the pandemic and that more funding is needed for the program.

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