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1 month 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 month 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 month ago

Nursing Homes

Analysis of Proposed Nursing Home Regulation Changes

LeadingAge National provides guidance on changes to Requirements of Participation.

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

LeadingAge NY, Other Groups Urge CMS to Disapprove State’s Case-Mix Proposal

Groups communicate concerns on proposal affecting July 2019 nursing home rates.

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Reimbursement Update

DOH confirms payment cycles of upcoming rate adjustments, provides updates on other projects.

Nursing Homes

Medicare Part B Coverage of Flu, Pneumonia, and Hepatitis B Vaccines

Updated LeadingAge NY memo addresses coverage and payment in various settings.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

SNF PPS Patient-Driven Payment Model: Get Ready for Implementation on Oct. 1st

Article from Medicare Learning Network cites information available from CMS.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

Civil Money Penalty Reinvestment Program

CMS issues letter providing resource information.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

LeadingAge NY Meets with DOH on Staffing Ratios

DOH looking for successful staffing recruitment and retention strategies from providers.

18 days ago

Nursing Homes

FY 2020 Medicare Part A Rates and SNF Final Rule Provisions

Memo provides PDPM rate lists and calculator along with detailed summary of SNF PPS Final Rule.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

Hazardous Waste Pharmaceutical Disposal

Adopted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Feb. 22, 2019, the Pharms Rule adds regulations for the management of hazardous waste pharmaceuticals by health care facilities and reverse distributors. Most of the provisions of this rule will not be in effect in New York until the State adopts them.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

NYSHealth Seeks Research Grant Proposals

Competitive grant opportunity available to advance health care for New Yorkers.

16 days ago

Nursing Homes

Inspector General Issues Report on NYS Nursing Homes

Report cites numerous compliance issues in life safety and emergency preparedness.

18 days ago
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