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4 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.

9 months ago

Nursing Homes

Welcome PDPM, RIP RUG-IV

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

11 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.

11 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.

11 months ago

Nursing Homes

Analysis of Proposed Nursing Home Regulation Changes

LeadingAge National provides guidance on changes to Requirements of Participation.

Nursing Homes

July 7th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

DOH Report Attributes COVID-19 Spread in Nursing Homes to Asymptomatic Staff

DOH released an analysis of nursing home data on July 6th that concludes that COVID-19 was more likely to have been introduced into nursing homes by asymptomatic employees than by infected patients admitted from hospitals. The report disputes the claim that the Department’s March 25th directive prohibiting nursing homes from denying admission solely on the basis of COVID-19 infection was to blame for the transmission of the virus in facilities.

8 days ago

Nursing Homes

State Expands COVID-19 Paid Leave Benefits for Health Care Employees with Repeat Quarantines

DOH and DOL have issued guidance to expand the paid sick leave available to health care employees who complete a period of quarantine or isolation and continue to test positive for COVID-19.

14 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Extends and Expands Nursing Home Compare Freeze

PBJ reporting requirement resumes, while updates to certain star rating domains will not be made during upcoming data refresh.

14 days ago

Nursing Homes

FAQs Issued and New States Added to Travel Advisory

FAQs provide more details on essential worker exemptions, and three new states are added to advisory list.

7 days ago

Nursing Homes

June 30th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

14 days ago

Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Case Mix Data Collection Entering Second Stage

After DOH re-extracts MDS data, providers will have until July 17th to complete the matching process.

14 days ago

Nursing Homes

CMS Updates Guidance on Nursing Home Waiver Provisions

CMS adds criteria for using Medicare flexibilities into Medicare billing reference.

14 days ago
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