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Advocacy and Public Policy News

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge NY Issues Detailed Summary of Executive Budget

SFY 2020-21 proposed budget includes several provisions affecting LeadingAge NY members.

January 28, 2020

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge New York Offers a Five-Point Plan to Bend the Medicaid Cost Curve and Care for New York’s Aging Population

In a virtual press conference held on Jan. 13th, LeadingAge NY offered a series of recommendations to state officials in the hopes of helping address a growing problem that impacts everyone from baby boomers to state budget makers.

January 13, 2020

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge NY Announces 2020 Policy Priorities

Key 2020 Policy Priorities include workforce initiatives, infrastructure investments, and other service-line specific advocacy priorities. 

January 10, 2020

Advocacy and Public Policy News

State Proposes Across-the-Board Cut to State Medicaid Payments

Reduction would take effect Jan. 1, 2020.

December 31, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Save the Date for 2020 Advocacy Days!

LeadingAge New York Announces the Dates for 2020 Advocacy Days. We hope to see you there!

  • Tuesday, February 4th - Focused on Medicaid issues impacting Nursing Homes, MLTC, Home Care, and Adult Day Health Care
  • Tuesday, March 3rd – Focused on budget issues impacting Assisted Living, Housing, and Aging Services (Social Day, NORC/NNORC)
December 9, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

CCRC Revitalization Legislation Vetoed

Despite our best efforts, the Governor has vetoed the CCRC revitalization legislation A.8193 (Schimminger)/S.1803-A (Rivera).

November 26, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Court Grants Preliminary Injunction on Retroactive Changes to CMI

In a great victory in the first phase of litigation on this issue, Acting State Supreme Court Justice Kimberly O’Connor has issued an order preventing DOH from implementing the case-mix cut.

November 11, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Take Action to Oppose Severe $352 Million Medicaid Cut to New York's Nursing Homes

Join LeadingAge NY in the fight to halt New York State’s nursing home cuts! On Nov. 6th, the State retroactively, unfairly, and illegally implemented a plan that places nearly 100,000 residents at risk. Sign our petition to make your voice heard!

November 6, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge National Relaunches Capitol Hill Insights

Congressional update platform used to inform members of the latest news from the nation’s capital.

October 1, 2019

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Deadline Extended: Share Your 2020 Policy Priorities By Fri., Oct. 11th

LeadingAge NY wants to hear from you! What are your policy priorities as we head into the 2020 Legislative Session?

October 7, 2019
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