DOH Notices and Policies
DOH Notices and PoliciesDOH Adopts Final Rule on Medical Marijuana in Facilities
Regulation allows nursing home and ACF workers to act as designated caregivers.
- June 8, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesLeadingAge NY Submits Comments on Future of PRI
Responding to DOH's Request for Information on the future of the Patient Review Instrument (PRI), LeadingAge NY noted that a majority of members that submitted comments supported its elimination due to the poor quality of the information contained in it and the shortage of PRI-certified nurses. A minority of members preferred to retain the PRI because it provides a convenient snapshot of prospective residents.
- May 1, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesReminder: Comments on Elimination of PRI Due April 30th
DOH has issued a Request for Information seeking comments on the elimination of the Patient Review Instrument by April 30th.
- April 23, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesLeadingAge NY Comments on Proposed Bed Hold Regulations
Regulations would require nursing homes to hold beds without payment.
- April 16, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesDepartment of Health Seeks Comments on Elimination of PRI
DOH has released a Request for Information, as part of its Regulatory Modernization Initiative, seeking stakeholder comments on the implications of LeadingAge NY's recommendation to eliminate the Patient Review Instrument.
- April 3, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesDOH Proposes Nursing Home Bed Hold Regulations
Regulations would require facilities to hold beds for hospitalized residents without payment.
- February 16, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesSlides and Recording Available from DOH Transformation Grants Webinar
Written questions on transformation grants due Feb. 9th.
- February 6, 2018
DOH Notices and PolicieseMedNY to Remain
State discontinues Medicaid Management Information System replacement project.
- January 8, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesRFA Released for Statewide Health Care Facility Transformation Program Grants
Applications are due March 14th.
- January 8, 2018
DOH Notices and PoliciesMedicaid Providers Must File Compliance Certifications in December
Two separate certifications are due in December.
- December 4, 2017
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