Centers Health Care Acquires Modern Diagnostic Laboratory

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality, From the President

Yesterday, March 20th, the Department of Health (“DOH”) approved the sale of Modern Diagnostic Laboratory (“MDL”) to Centers Health Care. Pursuant to the terms of the sale, Centers Laboratory is approved by the DOH to continue providing laboratory services to MDL customers without disruption beyond March 26, 2019 ...

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Independence Care System (ICS) Update

Carl J. Pucci and Allison Gold in Finance & Reimbursement, Managed Care

As Independence Care System (ICS) transitions patients to VNSNY Choice (NYSHFA member mailing), NYSHFA has received member inquiries related to the specific settlement calculations noted in the release agreement sent to providers. Attached is the VNSNY/ICS cover letter detailing the settlement requirements. Questions regarding the settlement should be directed to ICS Representatives listed below ...

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Release of CMS/CDC Infection Preventionist Training

Nancy Leville and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

We are writing to update you about AHCA’s Infection Preventionist Specialized Training (IPCO) program and the CMS/CDC release this week of their new infection control education program to train Infection Preventionists (IPs) working in nursing facilities. When we first notified the membership of CMS’ plan to develop its own IP training a year ago ...

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Registration Now Open! PDPM-Successful Implementation and Understanding the Changes to SNF Post-Acute Care Medicare Reimbursement

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Join NYSHFA in association with Zimmet Healthcare Services Group for our One-Day Seminar entitled PDPM-A Program Designed for Successful Implementation and Understanding the Changes to SNF Post-Acute Care Medicare Reimbursement. Three locations available… 

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Audio Conference - An Integrated Care Model: The Role of Behavioral Health Services in LTC

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Join NYSHFA/NYSCAL on April 16th at 10am for An Integrated Care Model: The Role of Behavioral Health Services in LTC Audio Conference...

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Audio Conference - How Does It Feel to Have Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disease

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Join NYSHFA/NYSCAL on April 11th at 10am for the How Does It Feel to Have Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disease Audio Conference...

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Don't Miss Out! Opening Keynote Jim Boeheim! 70th Annual Conference & Expo

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Dont miss out on hearing our opening Keynote Speaker, Jim Boeheim! Join NYSHFA / NYSCAL for the 70th Annual Conference & Expo, May 6-9, 2019 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino...

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