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Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Issues Guidance and FAQ Regarding Annual TB Testing for Home Care

Regulations for the change are currently effective, with full implementation to occur as annual screenings are carried out over a one-year period.

February 22, 2021

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Extends Flexibility to Home Care Providers Regarding In-Service Requirements

DAL extends enforcement discretion and encourages agency staff to complete in-service requirements remotely.

January 26, 2021

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

Home Care Providers Receive Extensions for PCA and HHA Training Programs

Providers must be sure to follow re-approval processes when extended end date approaches.

January 26, 2021

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Revises DAL Regarding Annual Health Assessments for Home Care and Hospice

DAL revision clarifies that agencies must utilize an RN qualified to conduct health assessments; personnel must obtain annual health assessments no later than Dec. 31, 2020.

November 24, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Issues DAL Clarifying Home Care/Hospice Guidance

DAL clarifies positions on in-service requirements, orientation and supervision of aides, and use of technology.

October 13, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

Hospice Non-Residence Reimbursement Rates and Corresponding DAL Posted

Rates have been transmitted to eMedNY for payment.

October 13, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Issues Guidance on Hybrid PCA and HHA Training Programs

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

October 6, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DAL Reminds Providers of Aide Training Verification

DAL pertains to aides serving in LHCSAs, CHHAs, LTHHCPs, Hospices, and EALRs.

February 10, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

DOH Issues DAL Regarding Aide Training Outside of Licensed Service Areas

Hospices, CHHAs, and LHCSAs may choose to offer aide training programs outside of their authorized service areas.

January 28, 2020

Dear Administrator Letters (DALs)

2019 Pediatric CHHA and Hospice Residence Rates Available

DALs and rates posted on DOH website.

September 10, 2019
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