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6 months ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Reimbursement Update

DOH indicates that information on the July 2019 roster submission window is coming soon and reminds homes that no Medicaid payment will be released this week.

11 months ago

Nursing Homes

Welcome PDPM, RIP RUG-IV

LeadingAge unveils new Medicare revenue projection tool for use with PDPM reimbursement methodology.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Finalizes Nursing Home Medicare Payment Rule

Final rule tweaks base rates, adopts redefinition of group therapy but makes no substantive changes to PDPM methodology or its implementation schedule.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Finalizes Rule Allowing Nursing Home Arbitration Provisions

LeadingAge NY’s general counsel provides analysis of CMS rule from a New York perspective.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

Analysis of Proposed Nursing Home Regulation Changes

LeadingAge National provides guidance on changes to Requirements of Participation.

Nursing Homes

Sept. 22nd COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

6 days ago

Nursing Homes

LeadingAge to Hold National Day of Action for Older Adults on Sept. 23rd

Members of Congress need to hear from providers who are on the front lines of this pandemic caring for and supporting residents, clients, staff, and families.

6 days ago

Nursing Homes

New York State Paid Sick Leave Law

Beginning Sept. 30, 2020, employers must allow employees to accrue paid sick time.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

Input Sought on New SNF Quality Reporting Program Measure

Draft measure covers healthcare-associated infections.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

Main Street Lending Program Now Open to Not-for-Profits

A relatively low-cost borrowing program that may help with cash flow.

6 days ago

Nursing Homes

Emergency Preparedness Interoperable Communications Drill Coming Up

Participation in the drill is voluntary for ACFs, nursing homes, and home care providers.

6 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Imposes New Requirements on COVID-19 and Flu Point-of-Care Test Providers

The new directives require the collection and reporting of additional demographic information pertaining to patients receiving COVID-19 tests and three-hour reporting of COVID-19 and flu test results. They apply to all laboratories, including health care providers conducting testing.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS and DOH Issue Competing Visitation Guidance

The DOH guidance reduces the visitation suspension period after a positive case from 28 days to 14 days and requires nursing home visitors to present a negative test result from the prior seven days. The CMS guidance emphasizes the psychosocial and physical well-being of residents and prohibits nursing homes from restricting visitation without a reasonable clinical and safety justification.

8 days ago
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