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1 month ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Issues Hot Weather Advisory for Nursing Homes

DAL #22-10 reminds nursing homes of precautions for warm weather months ahead.

1 month ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Homes Are Reminded of Ombudsman and DOH Notice Requirements Effective April 20th

LeadingAge NY provides information to assist with compliance.

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

Celebrate Social Work Month

LeadingAge NY recognizes the important contributions of social workers to long term care.

2 months ago

Nursing Homes

CDC Releases Updated Guidance on Use of Antigen Testing in LTC Settings

Updates seek to streamline guidance by linking to previously updated guidance on how testing is used in determining work restrictions and mitigating staffing shortages among health care personnel, clarify when and how to conduct confirmatory testing following use of antigen tests in LTC.

3 months ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Updates Entrance Conference Document for Survey

CMS has updated the Entrance Conference Worksheet that is used upon entrance for survey of SNFs.

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Reimbursement Update

DOH eyes release of CMI constraints; cost report software posting expected this week.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

NYSHealth Seeks Research Grant Proposals

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

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

LeadingAge NY Seeking Submissions for June Issue of Adviser e-Magazine

Now, more than ever, members are looking in all directions to survive and thrive. We know that difficult times bring out the creativity in mission-driven providers, and we want you to share ideas, strategies, and solutions.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

CDC Holds COCA Call on Evaluating and Supporting Patients Presenting with Cognitive Symptoms Following COVID-19

Members encouraged to review call recording.

10 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Releases Translations of Nursing Home Resident Rights

New legislation effective April 20, 2022 requires nursing homes to post and make available copies of the Resident Rights in the 10 most common non-English languages spoken in New York State. DOH has made the translations available.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

FDA Limits Use of J&J Vaccine

Limitation is due to the J&J vaccine's link to rare but serious blood clots; mRNA vaccines are recommended instead.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Convenes Public Hearings on Draft Medicaid Waiver

LeadingAge NY presented comments focusing on the draft waiver's startling omission of the needs of older adults and meaningful investment in the long term care system.

9 days ago

Nursing Homes

FDA Issues Warning Regarding Counterfeit At-Home COVID-19 Tests

FDA website provides information regarding FDA-approved tests and how to identify counterfeit tests.

10 days ago
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