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6 months ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Proposed Rule on Medicaid Coverage for Applicants with Immediate Needs

The proposed rule seeks to implement the mandated coverage of Medicaid applicants/recipients with immediate needs for Personal Care and Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services.

7 months ago

Managed Long Term Care

FLSA Updates for Home Care and Managed Care Plans

LeadingAge NY is hosting an audio conference this week on your critical issues concerning new FLSA home health aide rules and DOH has revised their FLSA survey of MLTCs.

7 months ago

Managed Long Term Care

QIVAPP Funding

LeadingAge NY addresses QIVAPP home health aide wage parity funding concerns with DOH.

7 months ago

Managed Long Term Care

Managed Care Policy and Planning Meeting

LeadingAge NY highlights Oct. 8th Managed Care Policy and Planning Meeting.

7 months ago

Managed Long Term Care

LeadingAge NY Comments on DOH MLTC and FIDA Reforms

We advised against the creation of a new managed long term care product and supported increased flexibility in FIDA marketing and interdisciplinary team requirements.

Managed Long Term Care

U.S. Department of Labor Finalizes New Rule Limiting Overtime Exemption for Executive Employees

The salary threshold for an executive, administrative or professional employee to qualify for an exemption from overtime pay will increase from $455 per week to $913 per week ($47,476 for a full-year worker) as of Dec. 1, 2016.

2 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Announces MLTC Technology Demonstration

Non-profit MLTC Plans serving rural counties may apply for technology demonstration funding.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Rate Issues, VBP, DSRIP Dashboards Discussed at May Plan Meeting

Monthly meeting discussions focused largely on value based payments and mainstream managed care plan rate issues.   

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Releases RFA for $7.5M in Community-Based Organization Consortium Planning Grants

The Department of Health will award up to $2.5M to each of three regional CBO consortia for planning and engagement activities in relation to DSRIP performing provider systems.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Commissioner Declares Influenza No Longer Prevalent

Flu mask requirement is no longer in effect, until next flu season.

2 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Department of Health Adopts Regulations Governing the SHIN-NY Health Information Exchange Network

Regulations require nursing homes, home care agencies, hospices, and health maintenance organizations that use certified EHRs to connect to the State Health Information Network of New York by March 9, 2018.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Department of Health Announces Value-Based Payment Bootcamps

DOH is sponsoring regional bootcamps, consisting of a 3-day series of seminars, to provide future VBP contractors with the knowledge necessary to implement payment reform.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

A Deeper Dive on the OMIG Work Plan

A detailed summary of the Office of Medicaid Inspector General's 2016-17 work plan, prepared by attorneys at Hinman Straub, describes high-risk areas for long-term care providers and plans and new initiatives in value-based payment, Consumer Directed Personal Assistance, Hospice, and Nursing Home Transition and Diversion Waiver services.

17 days ago
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