LHCSALeadingAge NY Testifies in Support of 13-Hour Rule
LeadingAge NY submitted public comment this week in support of a DOL-proposed rule relating to compensation of home care aides who work a 24-hour shift.
- July 17, 2018
LHCSAAdvocacy on LHCSA Moratorium Guidance
LeadingAge NY has provided comments on DOH’s new guidance fleshing out their moratorium on granting licenses to LHCSAs pursuant to the recently enacted state budget.
- June 4, 2018
LHCSADOH Guidance Available on LHCSA Moratorium
Guidance also provides details on exceptions and conditions for LHCSA consolidation.
- May 14, 2018
LHCSADepartment of Labor Reissues “13-Hour Rule” for Home Care
Rule allows employers of home care aides who work 24 hours or more to exclude meal periods and sleep times from hours worked, regardless of whether the aide provides “live-in” care.
- May 1, 2018
LHCSALHCSA Moratorium Guidance to Be Issued Soon
DOH will soon issue guidance on the moratorium on processing or approving LHCSA applications, with limited exceptions, that was included in the 2018-19 State Budget.
- April 24, 2018
LHCSANew York’s Highest Court to Address 24-Hour/Live-in Home Care Aide Rule
NYS Court of Appeals set to consider the Andryeyeva case; proceeding may take up to six months.
- March 13, 2018
LHCSADOL’s Home Care Live-In Regulations – Courts Divided, IBA May Rule Soon
State and federal courts are taking divergent paths on the issue of employer pay of home care workers providing live-in and 24-hour care.
- January 9, 2018
LHCSADOH Extends Implementation of Revised Universal Billing Rate Codes for Home Care and Managed Care
Deadline extended to April 1, 2018.
- December 11, 2017
LHCSALHCSA Statistical Report Revisions
DOH provides an update on changes being made to the substance and format of required statistical reporting for LHCSAs.
- November 13, 2017
LHCSACritical Home Care Updates and Reminders
LHCSA Statistical Report deadline extended to Nov. 10th, information on mandatory home care emergency drill, and other time-sensitive updates for members to note.
- November 6, 2017
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