Best Practices and Resources
Best Practices and ResourcesRoP 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
Best Practices and ResourcesStaff: The Secret Ingredient?
Free toolkits now available from CMS to help nursing homes assess and improve staff competency and satisfaction.
- May 10, 2019
Best Practices and ResourcesDOH 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
Best Practices and ResourcesLeadingAge 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
Best Practices and ResourcesNYS 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
Best Practices and ResourcesReport 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
Best Practices and ResourcesMedicare Beneficiary Identifier Update
CMS is preparing to give updates on the new Medicare card transition.
- September 4, 2018
Best Practices and ResourcesMedicare Card Mailing
CMS has started mailing new Medicare cards to beneficiaries in NY State
- July 31, 2018
Best Practices and ResourcesFinancial Reporting Changes
Not-for-profit organizations are required to update their financial statement disclosures and income tax calculations.
- June 19, 2018
Best Practices and ResourcesMBI Look-Up Tool
Medicare Beneficiary Identifier look-up options are now available.
- June 12, 2018
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