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12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

OASIS-D Changes Announced in Dear Administrator Letter

Training and resources for CHHAs and LTHHCPs are available. Changes are effective Jan. 1, 2019.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Surveys Current and Former LTHHCPs for CFCO Readiness

The survey is intended to identify entities that could provide or help arrange for the following CFCO services: Assistive Technology, Community Transitional Services, Environmental Modification, Home Delivered/Congregate Meals, Moving Assistance, and Vehicle Modification.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LHCSA Statistical Report Due This Friday, Nov. 16th

Clarifications have been made for ALP-affiliated LHCSAs. Penalties for LHCSAs that do not successfully complete the report will be imposed immediately.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LeadingAge NY Provides Input to the Department of Health on LHCSA Need Methodology

Member input and a collaborative effort with home care associations result in solid comment on DOH’s Request for Information.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Emergency Preparedness Toolkit Available for Home Care and Hospice Providers

The toolkit is useful across all HCBS settings and is an excellent resource for CHHAs as they comply with CEMP requirements.

Home and Community-Based Services

New Study Details Medicare Advantage Plans Offering Newly Authorized Supplemental Benefits

The study, commissioned by the Better Medicare Alliance, identifies the plans that are offering new health-related benefits, the benefits they are offering, and the states in which they are available.

5 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Asks for Provider Input on 2017 LHCSA Statistical Report and Registration Process

Comments welcomed from LHCSAs or ALP-affiliated LHCSAs regarding the overall process, its technical aspects, DOH’s communication efforts regarding the requirement, timing, report questions, or other aspects.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

OASIS-D Changes Announced in Dear Administrator Letter

Training and resources for CHHAs and LTHHCPs are available. Changes are effective Jan. 1, 2019.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Advance Care Planning Member Survey Yields Policy Input

Survey data indicated the need for greater physician and nurse practitioner engagement in advance care planning, updates to the MOLST and DNR forms to align with recent changes in law, and public investment in eMOLST adoption. LeadingAge NY used the data to inform its response to the DOH Advance Care Planning Request for Information.

20 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

MLTC Quality Work Group Discusses 2018 and 2019 Quality Incentive Changes

DOH proposes minor changes in 2018 and 2019 MLTC Quality Incentive.

6 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Activates 2017 Provider Reports for Hospice and CHHAs

Both the 2017 Hospice Cost and Utilization Report and 2017 Statistical Report for CHHAs/LTHHCPs are due Feb. 1, 2019.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Surveys Current and Former LTHHCPs for CFCO Readiness

The survey is intended to identify entities that could provide or help arrange for the following CFCO services: Assistive Technology, Community Transitional Services, Environmental Modification, Home Delivered/Congregate Meals, Moving Assistance, and Vehicle Modification.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Medicare Part B Coverage of Flu, Pneumonia, and Hepatitis B Vaccines

New LeadingAge NY memo addresses coverage and payment in various settings.

26 days ago
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