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Best Practices and Resources

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Guidance for Nursing Homes Interested in Becoming CNA Testing Sites

LeadingAge NY receives information from DOH on the steps needed to become a CNA testing site.

June 23, 2022

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April 28th LeadingAge NY Nursing Home Staffing Requirements Webinar Slides
April 28, 2022

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Rural Providers Have Opportunity for Significant Savings on Broadband Services, Equipment, and Dark Fiber

Eligible health care providers in the Rural Broadband Healthcare Network consortium may be able to receive up to a 65 percent subsidy on their broadband charges and equipment through the FCC’s Healthcare Connect Fund.

April 8, 2022

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UHF Publishes New Report and Toolkit to Help Patients Transition from SNFs to Home

The report and toolkit grew out of UHF’s SNF Learning Collaborative, a two-year partnership with eight LeadingAge NY members working to improve care transitions.

April 5, 2022

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Resources to Communicate Nursing Home Minimum Staffing Mandate Status to Stakeholders

LeadingAge NY has developed sample letters to inform residents, families, and the community of staffing challenges.

April 4, 2022

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Free Program on “Improving Resident Relationships in Long-Term Care” Available to LeadingAge NY SNF and ACF/AL Members

Free informational webinars on the Improving Resident Relationships in Long-Term Care Program will be offered from 12 to 1 p.m. on April 27th and 28th.

April 1, 2022

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CDC Releases Antibiotic Stewardship Communication Toolkit for Nursing Homes

New toolkit designed to help nursing home staff better communicate with residents and families on antibiotic treatment expectations.

March 28, 2022

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Nursing Homes Sought for Study Testing New Online Dementia Care Communication Training Program

The University of Kansas School of Nursing’s Changing Talk communication training program educates nursing home staff about reducing elderspeak and results in reduced behavioral symptoms and need for psychotropic medication for residents with dementia. The new online version consists of three one-hour interactive online modules that provide flexible and accessible access for staff.

March 4, 2022

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HHS Provides Information on Cybersecurity for EMR Users

HHS urges providers to adopt a proactive preparedness approach.

February 28, 2022

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How Do You Train Your Current and New CNAs to Ensure Your Residents Are Receiving Quality Care?

Join LeadingAge NY ProCare staff for a FREE webinar this Thurs., Feb. 24th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

February 22, 2022
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