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10 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Proposes 2.1 Percent Increase to SNF Rates

Along with a PPS rate update, CMS proposal contains new reporting measures and provides details on the value-based purchasing hospitalization measure.   

17 days ago

Nursing Homes

Spring 2016 Regional CFO Council Meetings

Register today for your Regional CFO Council Meeting!

1 month ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Reviews SNF Utilization Data for Therapy Trends

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a new dataset, the Skilled Nursing Facility Utilization and Payment Public Use File (SNF PUF).  The data file details facility level utilization data for CY2013 and is being trended for utilization patterns in RUG distributions, length of stay, therapy minutes per RUG, and other data to provide keys to current utilizaiton in each SNF.

 

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Announces Updated Review Process for Part B Therapy

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced the appoinment of a Supplemental Medical Review Contractor (SMRC) for manual medical review of therapy claims above the $3700 threshold.

 

 

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

State Comptroller Issues Report on Nursing Home Oversight

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli, issued a press release February 22, 2016 referencing the results of a recent audit of nursing home oversight by the NYS Department of Health (DOH).

Nursing Homes

CMS Issues Guidance on Providing Services to Justice Involved Individuals

Guidance clarifies regulatory expectations for various providers.

1 day ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Releases Final Medicaid Managed Care “Mega Reg”

CMS has released a preview of the first comprehensive revision of the federal Medicaid managed care and Child Health Plus regulations in more than a decade.  The final rule will be published officially on May 6th.

3 days ago

Nursing Homes

Fire Protection Guidelines for Medicare Providers

CMS publishes final rule incorporating a number of changes for providers.

3 days ago

Nursing Homes

OMIG Reveals Areas of Focus in the Coming Year

OMIG releases its 2016-17 work plan intended to fight fraud, improve program integrity and quality, and save taxpayer dollars.

10 days ago

Nursing Homes

Roster Submission Deadline Extended

Nursing homes now have until May 6th to submit Jan. 2016 census rosters. 

3 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Posts Inventory of Outstanding Rate Adjustments

A new page on the DOH web site lists planned Medicaid rate updates by provider type.

3 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Issues New Guidance on HCBS Settings Rule

LeadingAge New York has concerns about the implications for members and seniors they serve.

3 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Proposes 2.1 Percent Increase to SNF Rates

Along with a PPS rate update, CMS proposal contains new reporting measures and provides details on the value-based purchasing hospitalization measure.   

10 days ago
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