powered by LeadingAge New York
3 months 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.

10 months 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.

1 year 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.

1 year 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

LeadingAge NY Summarizes Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018

Several Medicare and other health care-related provisions of interest to members.

1 day ago

Managed Long Term Care

February Managed Care Policy and Planning Meeting Highlights

Meeting features overview of proposed budget provisions, policy update.

6 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Deadline to Connect to the Statewide Health Information Network for New York is March 9th

Providers with certified EHRs are required to connect. A free recorded webinar hosted by the New York eHealth Collaborative is available for providers.

8 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

New Medicare Beneficiary Identifier Cards

Providers serving Medicare beneficiaries should be aware of impending changes to Medicare cards.

15 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Seeks Comments on Risk-Based VBP Models for Partial Capitation Plans and Releases VBP Quality Measure Sets for Integrated Plans

Under the Department's proposals, at least 5 percent of partially-capitated plan expenditures would have to be in two-sided risk arrangements by April 1, 2019. MAP, FIDA, and PACE plans must reach a target of 10 percent of expenditures in VBP arrangements by April 1, 2018 or face penalties; new measure sets apply to those arrangements.

1 day ago

Managed Long Term Care

Value-Based Payment Contract Requirements for Medicare-Medicaid Plans: DOH Releases FAQs and LeadingAge NY Submits Comments

The Department of Health's FAQs provide basic information about the new requirement for PACE, MAP, and FIDA plans to enter into value-based payment arrangements with network providers by March 31, 2018.

8 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Offers Recorded Medicaid Budget Briefing

State Medicaid Director Jason Helgerson commented during the presentation that "many of us have been concerned about the potential growth in long term care in Medicaid for a long time with the aging of the baby boom generation."

12 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

CMS Releases PACE Application

2018 application materials and related resources for Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) now available.

16 days ago
  • view more