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1 month ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Next Home Care Cost Report Outreach Session to Be Held Aug. 26th at 2 P.M.

Reports are due Oct. 31st.

2 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Fiscal Intermediary Award Announcement Delayed Again

Awards are in response to RFO seeking offers from qualified organizations to provide FI services for Medicaid beneficiaries in CDPAP.

2 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

2020-21 Budget Implementation Measures On Deck Regarding Home Care

Department moving ahead on changes to HCBS lookback, independent assessment for personal care and CDPAS, wage parity, and more.

3 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

More Home Care Cost Report Outreach Offered

CHHAs, LHCSAs, and FIs should attend July 29th outreach session.

4 months ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Home Care Cost Report Launches

Training relaunch session is tomorrow; additional trainings will occur throughout the summer and fall.

Home and Community-Based Services

Helping Residents to Exercise Their Right to Vote During a Pandemic

A new CMS memorandum QSO-21-02-NH reminds nursing homes of their responsibility to assist residents in exercising their right to vote.  LeadingAge NY members are also advised that any voting assistance provided to residents and patients should be coordinated with their local boards of elections in order to ensure compliance with election laws.

7 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Oct. 6th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

13 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

New York Launches COVID Alert NY Exposure App

COVID Alert NY is a voluntary, anonymous exposure-notification smartphone app. It alerts users who were in close contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-19.

14 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Issues Guidance on Hybrid PCA and HHA Training Programs

Member feedback on the new virtual training program requirement is welcome.

14 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

UAS-NY Test Drive Outage Scheduled for Tomorrow

The UAS-NY Test Drive Environment will be down for maintenance on Wed., Oct. 14th starting at 12 p.m.

7 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

Feds Extend Emergency Declaration to January 2021

COVID-19-related federal waivers continue in place.

13 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

New Policies Issued and Training Required for All Long Term Care UAS-NY Users

Policies go into effect Oct. 6th; training is required by Oct. 28th to ensure UAS-NY access.

14 days ago

Home and Community-Based Services

DOL Issues Notice of Pay Rate Form for Home Care

Notice must be provided to home care workers covered under the state Wage Parity Law upon hire and before a change in pay rate and is required effective Oct. 1st.

14 days ago
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