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2 hours ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issued Notice Regarding CHRC Data Issue

Members who are required to conduct criminal history record checks should review notice carefully.

10 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Urge Congress to Support the Home Health Payment Innovation Act

This bipartisan bill prevents payment reductions to home health agencies based on behavioral assumptions. 

18 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

2018 LHCSA Statistical Reports and Registration Form to Be Released Soon on Healthcare Financial Data Gateway

2018 LHCSA and ALP LHCSA Statistical Reports to be released within the next two weeks, accompanied by the LHCSA 2020 Annual Registration.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH to Upgrade Uniform Assessment System Platform and Format

DOH issues two memoranda on UAS upgrade, including new Aug. 14th implementation date and new software format.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

CMS Issues CY 2020 Home Health PPS Rate Update

The proposal phases out prepayments for home health, ratchets up reductions based on behavioral assumptions in PDGM.

Home and Community-Based Services

New State Law Protects Immigrants in the Workplace

LeadingAge NY’s general counsel provides analysis of law prohibiting employer retaliation.

16 hours ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Hospice Updates

Hospice payment rule updated; CASPER Review and Correct Reports download available; Hospice Compare Quarterly Refresh available; and reminder about hospice focus group opportunity.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Offers Person-Centered Planning Trainings This Fall and Beyond

Offerings are regional and vary in purpose and length.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

UAS Update on Carryover Data

Autopopulation of medication and diagnoses sections can be activated by checking a box at the beginning of the UAS process.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Proposes Conflict of Interest Implementation Plan for NHTD/TBI Waiver Programs

DOH seeks input from waiver providers and participants to ensure smooth transition.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issues New Cybersecurity Notification Protocol for Health Care Providers

Protocol requires immediate reporting of incidents to DOH regional offices.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issues Destructive Malware Alert

The alert pertains to a serious and destructive malware infection known as "Ryuk" and the actions providers can take to protect their networks from this threat.

3 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issues New Directory and Engagement Survey for Community-Based Organizations

Department’s goal is to connect CBOs with MCOs and VBP contractors.

3 days ago
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