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17 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

SSA Announces 1.3 Percent Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Social Security and SSI

Social Security and SSI beneficiaries will see a 1.3 percent increase in their federal benefits in 2021.

17 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Issues Cold Weather Advisory for ACFs and Assisted Living Providers

Annual advisory reminds providers of responsibilities during cold weather months.

23 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Important Updates Regarding Advocacy on ACF/AL Mental Health Evaluation Form

DOH is now saying the new form is mandatory.

24 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Guidance for ACF/AL Providers Considering Conducting Rapid COVID-19 Tests

Information regarding what is required to conduct rapid tests in ACF/AL settings.

1 month ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Member Feedback Needed on New ACF Mental Health Evaluation Form

Please provide us with specific feedback as soon as possible.

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

New Guidance on New York State Paid Sick Leave Law

DOL issues a new guidance document with FAQs regarding implementation of the new law.

10 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

New York and Feds Announce COVID-19 Vaccination Plans

Federal and state governments are prioritizing nursing home and assisted living facility workers and residents for vaccination distribution.

10 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Oct. 13th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

16 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Issues Cold Weather Advisory for ACFs and Assisted Living Providers

Annual advisory reminds providers of responsibilities during cold weather months.

17 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Releases Guidance on Use of COVID-19 Antigen Tests

The guidance documents describe the circumstances in which confirmatory PCR testing must be conducted, confirm that antigen tests may be used to test residents and staff in nursing homes and ACFs, and clarify that they may be used to satisfy visitor testing requirements in nursing homes.

10 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

LeadingAge NY Establishes New Engineering Council

Be sure your staff are included in the conversation!

11 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

SSA Announces 1.3 Percent Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Social Security and SSI

Social Security and SSI beneficiaries will see a 1.3 percent increase in their federal benefits in 2021.

17 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Helping Residents to Exercise Their Right to Vote During a Pandemic

New CMS memorandum QSO-21-02-NH reminds nursing homes of their responsibility to assist residents in exercising their right to vote. LeadingAge NY members are also advised that any voting assistance provided to residents and patients should be coordinated with their local boards of elections in order to ensure compliance with election laws.

17 days ago
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