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October 26, 2021

October 26, 2021

Oct. 26th COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

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October 26, 2021

Last Chance to Submit Your 2022 Advocacy and Public Policy Priorities!

The deadline for submissions is Fri., Oct. 29th.

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October 26, 2021

Fall 2021 Budget Advocacy Talking Points

As we prepare for the rapidly approaching 2022 New York State Legislative Session, it is vital that members are connecting with lawmakers, conveying what you are experiencing in the field, and laying the foundation for our SFY 2022 budget advocacy.

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October 26, 2021

Engage Family Members in Nursing Home Advocacy Effort

LeadingAge NY is partnering with a new group of nursing home resident family members in advocating for increased wages for nursing home direct care staff, to be funded in full through an increase in Medicaid reimbursement.

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October 26, 2021

LeadingAge NY Seeks Changes in 1115 Waiver Concept Paper

Following up on a prior letter criticizing the omission of LTC from the State's $17 billion Medicaid waiver concept paper, LeadingAge NY wrote to the State's Medicaid Director recommending specific modifications to address the needs of older adults and strengthen the LTC system.

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October 26, 2021

LeadingAge NY Submits Testimony for Assembly Medicaid Hearing

LeadingAge NY's testimony focuses on the inadequacy of Medicaid rates, the lack of State support for long term care during the pandemic, and the resulting workforce shortages. The hearing was postponed until Nov. 1st due to severe weather predictions.

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October 26, 2021

Member Experience with Workforce Shortages

Members share experience with State-offered workforce resources to date.

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October 26, 2021

More Clarifications and Resources on the HERO Act

Employers must comply with the New York HERO Act by Nov. 1st.

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October 26, 2021

Provider Relief Funding Opportunity Ending

Health care providers must submit applications immediately for COVID-19-related expense relief.

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October 26, 2021

CDC Approves Additional Boosters and Mixing/Matching of Vaccines

State issues updated vaccination guidance and schedules upcoming webinar on Vaccination Provider Program.

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