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3 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Home Care Providers Must Participate in Emergency Response Drill

DOH will use drill to test out emergency communications and response.

5 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

NEW Home Care Provider Minimum Wage Reconciliation Survey

LeadingAge NY advocacy results in an upcoming DOH webinar.

5 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Guidance to Home Care and Hospice Providers on Invasive Infections Caused by the Multidrug-Resistant Yeast Candida auris

More guidance has been issued on the invasive infections caused by the multidrug-resistant yeast Candida auris.

5 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

CMS Finally Develops a Jimmo Settlement Agreement Webpage

Webpage covers the background of the case, resources, and FAQs.

5 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Analysis of the Proposed Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH PPS) for 2018 Posted

CMS is proposing major changes that include a $950 million decrease in Medicare payments.

Home and Community-Based Services

Medicaid Providers Should Be Aware of a Change for Submitting Delayed Claims

Claims using delay code 3 must now be submitted on paper.

18 hours ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LeadingAge NY Summarizes Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018

Several Medicare and other health care-related provisions of interest to members.

1 day ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Seeks Comments on Risk-Based VBP Models for Partial Capitation Plans and Releases VBP Quality Measure Sets for Integrated Plans

Under the Department's proposals, at least 5 percent of partially-capitated plan expenditures would have to be in two-sided risk arrangements by April 1, 2019. MAP, FIDA, and PACE plans must reach a target of 10 percent of expenditures in VBP arrangements by April 1, 2018 or face penalties; new measure sets apply to those arrangements.

1 day ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Value-Based Payment Contract Requirements for Medicare-Medicaid Plans: DOH Releases FAQs and LeadingAge NY Submits Comments

The Department of Health's FAQs provide basic information about the new requirement for PACE, MAP, and FIDA plans to enter into value-based payment arrangements with network providers by March 31, 2018.

8 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Effective Date for CDPAP FI Authorization Clarified in Legislation

Newly-passed bill clarifies that Jan. 1, 2018 is the effective date for FIs to be authorized by DOH under the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program.

1 day ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Home Care Updates

Updates on next Home Health and Hospice Open Door Forum, NHTD/TBI Conflict of Interest implementation forms, and Universal Billing Codes.

1 day ago

Home and Community-Based Services

New Option for Medicare Cost Report Submission

CMS to make new e-Filing option available for 2017 reports starting in March 2018.

2 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Deadline to Connect to the Statewide Health Information Network for New York is March 9th

Providers with certified EHRs are required to connect. A free recorded webinar hosted by the New York eHealth Collaborative is available for providers.

8 days ago
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