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4 months ago

Nursing Homes

Welcome PDPM, RIP RUG-IV

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

6 months 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.

6 months 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.

6 months ago

Nursing Homes

Analysis of Proposed Nursing Home Regulation Changes

LeadingAge National provides guidance on changes to Requirements of Participation.

7 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.

Nursing Homes

A Good Night Can Mean a Better Day

CMS releases two new toolkits that align with point number five of its Five-Point Plan for ensuring safety and quality in nursing homes.

2 days ago

Nursing Homes

Highlights of February 2020 Plan Meeting

DOH announced a delay in the implementation of the MLTC nursing home benefit limit due to a systems issue. The transition of long-term nursing home residents from MLTC to FFS will not take place on March 1st upstate, as previously planned. The expected duration of the delay and whether it will affect the NYC transition were not known at the time of the meeting. The meeting also included updates on quality measure reporting, provider network submissions, and Medicare-Medicaid managed care procedures.

8 days ago

Nursing Homes

No Nursing Home Medicaid Payments This Week

DOH is not releasing Medicaid checks to nursing homes during the weeks of Feb. 19th and March 11th in order to return homes to the two-week payment lag.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Resource Aimed at Outpatient Therapy Providers

Booklet provides guidance on complying with documentation requirements and correct billing.

10 days ago

Nursing Homes

Join February Capitol Hill Insights Call to Hear Late-Breaking Updates from Congress

Join the next Capitol Hill Insights Call on Thurs., Feb. 27th to get the most recent news from the nation’s capital.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

Medicaid Redesign Team 2 Launches with Focus on Long-Term Care

The first meeting of the MRT 2 highlighted growth in LTC spending, and an LTC Advisory Group was named. Public hearings began with meetings in New York City last week and Rochester this week.

8 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Issues DAL Regarding Requirements and Best Practices for CHRCs

Members conducting criminal history record checks should review directive.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

Implementation of MLTC Nursing Home Benefit Change Delayed

Long-stay nursing home residents enrolled in MLTC outside of NYC will not revert to FFS on March 1st.

12 days ago
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For over 20 years, Leading Age NY ProCareSM has provided a wide range of high-quality and state-of-the-art clinical, administrative and financial consulting services to member and non-member nursing homes and other aging services providers.