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2 months ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Staff Maternity Leave Notification

Coverage plan for adult care facility and assisted living member needs.

2 months ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Prepares 2018 CHRC Reimbursement for ACFs, LHCSAs, and Hospice Providers

DAL outlines steps that need to be taken to ensure payment.

3 months ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Announces Change in SNALR Voucher Demonstration Program Payment

Change in payment will be effective April 1, 2020.

3 months ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

New DOH Policy Will Allow More ACF Residents to Remain During Last Days of Life

DAL provides option for medication administration for residents under hospice care.

3 months ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Issues DAL Regarding Requirements and Best Practices for CHRCs

Members conducting criminal history record checks should review directive.

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

State Requires Nursing Homes and ACFs to Test Staff and Certify Compliance

Nursing homes and ACFs must submit a plan for testing all personnel twice weekly by May 13th and certify to their compliance with all State directives by May 15th.

17 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

LeadingAge NY Calls for Comprehensive and Collaborative Approach to Combating COVID-19 in Nursing Homes

In a letter to Commissioner Zucker, LeadingAge NY called for a collaborative, multi-pronged effort to contain COVID-19 in nursing homes that includes on-site testing and re-testing of all residents and staff, sufficient PPE consistent with sound infection control practices, and financial assistance and other supports to enable adequate staffing.

25 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Workforce Resources

A compilation of national, state, and New York City resources to assist providers in addressing urgent workforce needs.

25 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

April 28th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

1 month ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

May 5th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

24 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

New Staffing Resources Launched for Nursing Homes

New York State has opened up its Health Professional Portal to all nursing homes and by invitation to other providers. The Surge Staffing Cell provides assistance to New York City nursing homes in need of nurses and CNAs as a result of the COVID-19 emergency.

25 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

DOH Issues New Directives on COVID-19 Return to Work and Cohorting of Residents

The new COVID-19-related "return to work" restrictions extend to 14 days the required duration of an employee's exclusion from work based on a positive COVID-19 test or symptoms. A second set of directives includes a requirement to cohort residents based on COVID-19-positive, negative, and unknown status and assign dedicated staff to COVID-19-positive and "non-positive" residents.

29 days ago

Assisted Living and Adult Care Facilities

Celebrate Your Frontline Heroes

Submit positive success stories to Jacqueline Colafemina at jcolafemina@leadingageny.org.

1 month ago
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