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2 years 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.

3 years ago

Managed Long Term Care

DOH Discusses Minimum Wage Payment Reconciliation

Department of Labor, OMIG part of minimum wage meeting.

3 years 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.

3 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.

3 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

Sept. 8th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

9 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

New Developments in Personal Care/CDPAS Regulations and MLTC Model Contract

LeadingAge NY and other associations representing MLTC plans met with DOH on Sept. 1st to discuss the proposed regulations governing eligibility for personal care and CDPAS and the independent assessment process. In a second meeting that day, DOH reviewed proposed amendments to the MLTC contract to align the contract with COVID-19 emergency policies.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

COVID-19 Point-of-Care Test Update

Most New York State nursing homes will receive free point-of-care testing instruments and test kits from CMS if they have a limited service lab registration by Sept. 30th. Facilities with a limited service lab registration must add the specified COVID-19 antigen tests to their registrations.

17 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Aug. 25th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

23 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

2021 Paid Family Leave Benefit/Contribution Information Released

DFS announces key elements of PFL program for 2021, including increase in covered benefits, premium amounts, and risk adjustment for paid COVID-19 claims.

10 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

Sept. 1st COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

16 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

LeadingAge NY Submits Comments and Recommendations on Proposed Personal Care and CDPAS Regulations

The recommendations include a phased implementation, provisions to improve the validity of independent assessments and independent medical evaluations, a mechanism to resolve disputes between managed care plans or social services districts and the independent assessor, strict timeframes to ensure prompt enrollment and timely response to changes in condition, and accommodations for PACE programs.

17 days ago

Managed Long Term Care

State Seeks Approval of 30-Month Lookback for Medicaid HCBS

Eligibility change would take effect Jan. 1, 2021.

24 days ago
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