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1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issues New Health Advisory on COVID-19

Advisory provides update for health care facilities.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

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.

1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Reminder: Surveys for Home Care Cost Report Due Feb. 5th

Home care providers must fill out DOH survey by deadline to ensure proper dissemination of report. Home care cost report workshops will soon be scheduled.

2 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LeadingAge NY Provides Comment on Proposed Rule Establishing LHCSA Need Methodology

Regulation slated to go into effect April 1, 2020.

4 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Poses Draft Options for CHHA CON Reform

We encourage members to reach out to us with concerns and questions.

Home and Community-Based Services

March 24th COVID-19 Update

New guidance and requirements for LTPAC and senior services providers.

5 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

HR COVID-19 Q&A Free Webinar This Friday

Learn all you need to know about the March 19th New York State COVID-19 Sick Leave Law and the April 2nd Federal Emergency and Medical Leave Expansion Act requirements and much more from attorney Elena DeFio Kean, Esq., principal, Hinman Straub P.C., Albany.

6 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

March 17th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for nursing homes, ADHC programs, ACFs, HCBS providers, and affordable housing/independent living, as well as information pertaining to recent changes in federal regulation and reimbursement.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Legislature Re-Evaluates Session Calendar and Budget Items in Face of Coronavirus

In light of the rapid spread of COVID-19 throughout New York State and mounting public health concerns, the Legislature has been continually evaluating its plans for legislative and budget work for the coming weeks.

13 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LeadingAge NY Updates COVID-19 Q&As on Regulatory and Operational Issues

LeadingAge NY has updated Q&As for providers of LTPAC and senior services on operational and regulatory issues related to COVID-19. The updated Q&As include information on a variety of issues, including PPE conservation guidance, employee screening and restrictions, testing, visitation, regulatory waivers, and child care access, as well as issues specific to nursing homes, ACFs/assisted living, ADHC, HCBS, and affordable housing/independent living.

5 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Aging Services Association Calls on Governor Cuomo to Reject Cuts to Medicaid Providers to Help Them Fight the Coronavirus

Health care providers on the front line of New York’s battle against COVID-19 are appealing to Governor Andrew Cuomo to reverse a series of Medicaid cuts that jeopardize New York’s most vulnerable population as reported cases of the disease continue to increase.

10 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

LeadingAge NY Releases COVID-19 Questions and Answers for Long-Term Care Providers

The Q&As reflect the most current information available from state and federal public health authorities and regulators. They will be updated and supplemented as more guidance is issued.

12 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Home Care Cost Report Training Sessions Postponed

Cost Report due date will also be delayed.

14 days ago
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