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Coronavirus Resources

NYSHealth Foundation Issues Report: “Preparing for New York’s Flu Season During a Pandemic”

The report examines why early and aggressive flu preparation in New York is needed to limit preventable deaths, counter the widening of racial and ethnic health disparities already worsened by COVID-19, and reduce added strain on the health care system.

9 hours ago

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Main Street Lending Program Now Open to Not-for-Profits

A relatively low-cost borrowing program that may help with cash flow.

6 days ago

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Abbott BinaxNOW Test Kits Being Sent to Assisted Living Facilities

Important information regarding rapid test kits being sent to assisted living providers.

6 days ago

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Sept. 21st LeadingAge New York COVID-19 Weekly Update Recording
7 days ago

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CMS and DOH Issue Competing Visitation Guidance

The DOH guidance reduces the visitation suspension period after a positive case from 28 days to 14 days and requires nursing home visitors to present a negative test result from the prior seven days. The CMS guidance emphasizes the psychosocial and physical well-being of residents and prohibits nursing homes from restricting visitation without a reasonable clinical and safety justification.

8 days ago

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Sept. 22nd COVID-19 Update

Latest updates for providers of LTPAC and senior services.

6 days ago

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LeadingAge to Hold National Day of Action for Older Adults on Sept. 23rd

Members of Congress need to hear from providers who are on the front lines of this pandemic caring for and supporting residents, clients, staff, and families.

6 days ago

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DOH Imposes New Requirements on COVID-19 and Flu Point-of-Care Test Providers

The new directives require the collection and reporting of additional demographic information pertaining to patients receiving COVID-19 tests and three-hour reporting of COVID-19 and flu test results. They apply to all laboratories, including health care providers conducting testing.

7 days ago

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LeadingAge NY Comparison of Sept. 17th CMS and DOH Visitation Guidance for Nursing Homes
7 days ago

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COVID-19 and Flu Lab Test Reporting Advisory
8 days ago
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