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1 year ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Names Long Term Care Workforce Training Organizations

Designated Long Term Care Workforce Investment Organizations (LTC WIOs) will partner with MLTCs to help retrain, retain, and recruit LTC health care workers.

1 year ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Discusses Minimum Wage Payment Reconciliation

Department of Labor, OMIG part of minimum wage meeting.

1 year ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Distributes MLTC Quality Initiative Methodology

Document lists 2017 quality measures to be used and associated points. A second document provides answers to questions posed during the December 2016 MLTC Quality Workgroup meeting.

2 years ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Releases MLTC Value-Based Payment Clinical Advisory Group Report

Report provides outline of the Department's plans for MLTC value-based payment. Comments are due by Jan. 9, 2017.

2 years ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Issues CFCO Guidelines

Guidance document provides MLTC-specific information on implementing the Community First Choice Option (CFCO).

Managed Long Term Care

New Study Details Medicare Advantage Plans Offering Newly Authorized Supplemental Benefits

The study, commissioned by the Better Medicare Alliance, identifies the plans that are offering new health-related benefits, the benefits they are offering, and the states in which they are available.

5 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Advance Care Planning Member Survey Yields Policy Input

Survey data indicated the need for greater physician and nurse practitioner engagement in advance care planning, updates to the MOLST and DNR forms to align with recent changes in law, and public investment in eMOLST adoption. LeadingAge NY used the data to inform its response to the DOH Advance Care Planning Request for Information.

20 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Updated HCBS Matrix Available for Member Use

Document now includes housing and CCRC options.

26 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Few Medicare Advantage Plans Offering New Supportive Services Benefits in 2019

Despite new authority to offer expanded "health-related" benefits, only a small fraction of Medicare Advantage plans are offering new supplemental benefits, such as adult day health care and personal care, in 2019.

1 month ago

Managed Long Term Care

MLTC Quality Work Group Discusses 2018 and 2019 Quality Incentive Changes

DOH proposes minor changes in 2018 and 2019 MLTC Quality Incentive.

6 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Report Highlights Barriers to Post-Acute Care Decision-Making

The report, released by the United Hospital Fund, discusses the importance of post-acute care and the impediments to optimal post-acute care decision-making, including the rapid pace of discharge decisions, managed care network limits, regulations, and the limitations of publicly-available quality data.

26 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Provides MLTC Rate Update

Finance presentation reviews changes in revised rates for Partially Capitated plans and outlines the schedule for future rate revisions for all MLTC programs.

27 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

CMS Proposes New Medicaid Managed Care Regulations

The proposed regulations are intended to reduce administrative burdens and give state Medicaid agencies greater flexibility to address local circumstances and populations.

1 month ago
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