AHCA Posts PDPM Grouper Tool

Carl J. Pucci

AHCA has posted a PDPM Grouper Tool which will allow Providers to input patient-level data and derive estimated PDPM payments. The tool will enable users to compare differences in reimbursement between RUGS IV and PDPM at both a resident and facility level. The PDPM link contains ...

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Update Advance Training Initiative (ATI)

Lisa Volk and Carl J. Pucci in Clinical & Quality

DOH has notified eligible Providers of the 2018/19 and 2019/20 Advanced Training Initiative (ATI) Program. A DAL was sent to those Providers deemed eligible based on their respective 2017 and 2018 RHCF cost report data. Qualified facilities are required to complete ...

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NYS DOH: Reminder NYS LNHA 2019 Renewals

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

The NYS DOH is sending out reminders of the upcoming nursing home administrator license registration renewal which expires on December 31, 2019. To date the NYS DOH has received over 200 registrations from AORs for the 2020-2021 period and would like to continue receiving additional registrations as soon as possible to avoid referring illegal practitioners to the Board during this registration period ...

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CMS Final RAI Manual Now Available

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released the final version of the MDS 3.0 RAI Manual (version 1.17.1), which becomes effective in less than two weeks, on Oct. 1., 2019 ...

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CEMP Training- Online Course is Live!

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

Please see and distribute the attached course announcement for the Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP) online course. When users register via the LMS they can choose between Nursing Home or Adult Care Facility ...

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Person-Centered Care Planning & the HCBS Rule

On September 18th, Carla Erhartic from NYSHFA-NYSCAL attended a training session about the Person-Centered Planning Comprehensive System Transformation Statewide Training Initiative. NYSHFA-NYSCAL strongly encourages Providers that fall under the HCBS Rule, to attend these informative training sessions….

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AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Intent to Apply Now Open

Lisa Volk

The Intent to Apply (ITA) for the 2020 National Quality Award program cycle is open in the Quality Award Portal. While not mandatory, applicants who submit an ITA will save money on their overall application fee and receive extra educational resources...

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NYSHFA / NYSCAL Offers Bronze Quality Award Workshops

NYSHFA / NYSCAL will be offering two Quality Award Bronze Level Workshops in October.  These workshops will prepare your organization for applying for the AHCA / NCAL Bronze National Quality Award...

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Registration Open! 24th Annual Fall Education Conference & Trade Show

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NYSHFA/ NYSCAL is pleased to announce that we are now accepting attendee registrations for the 24th Annual Fall Education Conference & Trade Show. The conference will be held at the Albany Marriott, November 13-14th

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Last Chance to Register! 17th Annual Nurse Leadership Conference

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Last Chance to Register for the 17th Annual Nurse Leadership Conference.  The conference will be held at Turning Stone Resort, September 26-27, 2019...

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Last Chance to Register! One Day Educational Workshop-Last Chance for PDPM & Corporate Compliance

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On Wednesday, September 25th NYSHFA/NYSCAL will host a pre-conference to the Nurse Leadership Conference with sessions entitled "Last Chance for PDPM! Are You Ready?" & "Corporate Compliance-Living Under a Microscope in the Year of ROP Compliance"...

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4th Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference

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NYSHFA/NYSCAL invites you to our 4th Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference...

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Person Centered Care Audio Conference- November 5, 2019

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Join NYSHFA/NYSCAL on November 5th at 1pm for What is Person-Centered Care Audio Conference...

 

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ALP Audio Conferences - October 22 & 29, 2019

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Join NYSHFA/NYSCAL for a Two Part Audio Conference Series, Assisted Living Programs: Part I-Basic Training & Part II-How to Prepare for, and Survive, an OMIG Audit. Part I will be held on October 22nd and Part II on October 29th...

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