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Best Practices and Resources

Home Health Quality Metrics Coming Soon!

LeadingAge NY members will soon have access to Home Health Quality Metrics, an interactive benchmarking tool that uses Home Health Compare data to analyze process and outcome quality measures reported on the Home Health Compare website.

January 13, 2015

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Medicare Rights Center Launches New Learning Module

Interested health care professionals will be educated on all aspects of hospital transitions for Medicare patients. 

March 24, 2015

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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.

August 28, 2017

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State Health Care Innovation Plan

DOH announces $1 million Pre-Testing award from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) State Innovations Model (SIM) initiative for developing the State Healthcare Innovation Plan.

April 22, 2013

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Upcoming LeadingAge Quality Metrics Training

The next Home Health Quality Metrics training session will take place on Thurs., Feb.12. Nursing Home Quality Metrics training sessions will take place in mid-February.

February 2, 2015

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MedPAC 2015 Report to Congress

Proposed recommendations to Medicare's payment policies for skilled nursing facilities, home care and hospice.

March 17, 2015

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2016 National Home Care and Hospice State of the Industry Study

LeadingAge CAST, with others, served as advisors on this home care and hospice study.

April 24, 2017

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Provision of Timely and Quality Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)

LeadingAge NY submitted comments to CMS on ways to ensure the provision of timely and quality HCBS.

January 10, 2017

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Emergency Preparedness

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CMS is Asking for Input on HCBS Delivery

CMS has issued an RFI on ways to improve and accelerate the provision of home and community-based services (HCBS) to Medicaid beneficiaries.

November 15, 2016
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