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March 30, 2021

March 30, 2021

March 30th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

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March 30, 2021

New DOH Nursing Home Visitation Guidance Aligns with CMS Requirements

Consistent with CMS guidance, the new State-issued guidance generally allows outdoor visitation regardless of county positivity and outbreak status, allows indoor visitation except under limited circumstances, and precludes the imposition of testing or vaccination as a condition of visitation. The DOH guidance also sets forth protocols to follow when a visitor contracts COVID-19 after a visit.

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March 30, 2021

CHHA HERDS Reporting Clarification

Caseloads by level should be reported in total.

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March 30, 2021

CDC Issues Extension to Eviction Moratorium

The moratorium has been extended through June 30, 2021.

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March 30, 2021

CMS Approves Temporary Extension of State's MRT Waiver

The extension is effective until March 31, 2022. The State's extension request indicated that it would be submitting a new demonstration proposal and concept paper to address health care disparities highlighted by the pandemic.

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March 30, 2021

DOH Announces Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination Report to Open April 1st

Nursing home, home care, and hospice providers must submit the report.

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March 30, 2021

Data Verification Process for Determining January 2021 Case Mix Is Underway

Nursing home providers have until April 5th to ensure that complete MDS data is on file with CMS for residents who were in the facility on July 29, 2020.

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March 30, 2021

Sequestration Relief to Continue

Congress agrees to hold off on reinstituting 2 percent Medicare reduction until 2022.

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March 30, 2021

OMIG Issues Demand Bill Letters to Home Health Providers

Initiative is for claims from April 1st through Sept. 30, 2020.

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March 30, 2021

Additional Information Regarding DOH ACF Tiered Fee Arrangements Communication

LeadingAge NY's counsel provides additional details to comply with May 15th deadline for any needed changes.

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