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9 months ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Reimbursement Update

DOH announces CMI picture dates, introduces new Bureau Director.

10 months ago

Nursing Homes

Important PBJ and QRP Submission Deadlines for SNFs Next Week

Second quarter PBJ data and accurate first quarter MDS data due mid-August.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Proposes Changes to Medicare Part A Reimbursement

The SNF PPS proposed rule would update payment rates for the coming year, make changes to quality reporting and VBP programs, and replace RUG-IV with an alternative case mix methodology.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Staffing Measures Transitioning to PBJ Data

CMS provides more information on their plan to incorporate Payroll Based Journal data into nursing home 5-Star quality ratings.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Clarifies Its Position on Texting

S&C letter issued on Dec. 28th.

Nursing Homes

DOH Notifies Nursing Homes of Payment Adjustments

2015 and 2016 audit rate adjustments have been made; adjustments to November 2018 rates expected in July.

13 hours ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home CMI Workgroup Meets

DOH provides several clarifications on the July CMI methodology; workgroup members express concerns and discuss options going forward. 

4 days ago

Nursing Homes

Refinancing Shared Savings Program Applications Due June 20th

Nursing homes that have entered into an eligible refinancing arrangement since April 2015 should not miss the opportunity to apply for a share of the resulting Medicaid savings.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

Update on Annual TB Screening for Health Care Workers

New recommendations on annual TB screening for health care workers issued in CDC’s MMWR and adopted by CDC.

8 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Finalizes 2018 Quality Pool Scores

Homes can now access score sheets with their overall quintile ranking on the Health Commerce System.

1 day ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Seeks Public Input on Patients over Paperwork Initiative

Members are encouraged to provide input on ways to reduce administrative and regulatory burden and improve care.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

Mystery Solved: There Is No Secret Ingredient

CMS recently released the MDS data elements used for the FY 2021 SNF QRP APU determination. An analysis of the data elements compared to current submission edits was revealing.

8 days ago

Nursing Homes

LeadingAge National Member Survey Due by July 5th

LeadingAge is asking you to complete the Member Survey so we can better advocate for you at the national and state level and lay the groundwork to track trends in the field.

11 days ago
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