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DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

January 10, 2022

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

Reminder: Telehealth Flexibilities Are Available for Home Care and Hospice Providers

EO 4.1 and DOH guidance allow for aide supervision, assessments, and opening of cases via telephone and video.

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January 4, 2022

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Calls for Home Care Agencies to Report Admissions Closures

Providers should contact their regional DOH office.

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January 4, 2022

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Interim Advisory on Return-to-Work Protocols for Personnel with SARS-CoV-2 Infection or Exposure to SARS-CoV-2 in Healthcare Settings
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December 24, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Advisory on Shortening Isolation Period for Certain Fully Vaccinated Healthcare Workers and Other Critical Workforce
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October 25, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

HERDS Reporting for Home Care and Hospice Moves to Once a Week

Surveys will now be due on Tuesdays at 2 p.m.

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October 19, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

New CHHA and LHCSA HERDS Changes Issued

DOH adds questions to address staffing shortages caused by vaccine mandate.

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October 11, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Adds Questions to LHCSA HERDS Staffing Survey

Survey should be submitted daily this week until notified otherwise.

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October 5, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

DOH Updates Guidance on Community Health Assessments

DOH allows telehealth assessments to resume as an option, in addition to in-person.

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October 5, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

New HERDS Survey for LHCSAs

DOH is seeking to understand the vaccine mandate's impact on home care staffing and capacity.

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September 30, 2021

DOH Guidance for Home and Community-Based Services

Rescission of Updated COVID-19 Guidance for the Authorization of Community-Based Long-Term Services and Supports Covered by Medicaid (UPDATE: Due Date Extension for CDPAP Personal Assistant Annual Health Assessments and Allowance for Telehealth)
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