MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)-- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is distributing $78 million to skilled nursing facilities in Wisconsin amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The money will be made in 278 payments to the nursing facilities based on both a fixed basis and variable basis.
Each skilled nursing facility will receive a fixed distribution of $50,000, plus a distribution of $2,500 per bed, HHS says.
All certified facilities with six or more certified beds are eligible for this targeted distribution.
Head to the HHS' website to learn more.