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Best Practices and Resources

Best Practices and Resources

Medicare Beneficiary Identifier Update

CMS is hosting an Open Door Forum with new Medicare beneficiary card updates.

September 10, 2019

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CMS Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office Announces Three Webinar Training Opportunities

Webinar trainings on culturally competent direct care, diagnosing and treating dementia, and disability-competent care to be held next week.

July 22, 2019

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RoP Phase 3 Staff Competency Toolkit Now Available

Toolkit contains 25 Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities areas to be used with staff across disciplines, from frontline staff to management, from nursing to social services, activities, food and nutrition services, and beyond.

May 28, 2019

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Staff: The Secret Ingredient?

Free toolkits now available from CMS to help nursing homes assess and improve staff competency and satisfaction.

May 10, 2019

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DOH Notifies Providers of Changes to MOLST and Nonhospital DNR Forms

The revisions align the forms with recent statutory changes that authorize nurse practitioners to sign MOLST and Nonhospital DNR forms.

April 9, 2019

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LeadingAge NY Posts Additional Free Guidance on New Nursing Home Regulations

New interactive edition of the CMS State Operations Manual available to members.

March 4, 2019

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NYS Attorney General Addresses Sales of Not-for-Profit Nursing Homes

AG recommends best practices for boards and management on selling a not-for-profit nursing home.

November 26, 2018

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Report Highlights Barriers to Post-Acute Care Decision-Making

The report, released by the United Hospital Fund, discusses the importance of post-acute care and the impediments to optimal post-acute care decision-making, including the rapid pace of discharge decisions, managed care network limits, regulations, and the limitations of publicly-available quality data.

November 20, 2018

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Medicare Beneficiary Identifier Update

CMS is preparing to give updates on the new Medicare card transition.

September 4, 2018

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Medicare Card Mailing

CMS has started mailing new Medicare cards to beneficiaries in NY State

 

July 31, 2018
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