MLTC Transition to FFS - Upstate Implementation Delay

Stephen B Hanse in From the President

The Department of Health has informed NYSHFA that due to a just-identified systems problem, the scheduled transition of long-stay nursing home residents from MLTC to FFS in upstate areas (defined as all counties other than the 5 NYC boroughs) will NOT occur on March 1st. The DOH is unable to ...

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DOH Letter from Commissioner of Health - New York State’s (NYS) response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) & PPE Supplies

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

In close coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the New York State Department of Health (Department) is providing updated information and guidance to facilities on this rapidly evolving situation, as it becomes available. It is important that ...

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Information for Healthcare Facilities Concerning 2019 Novel Coronavirus Illness (2019-nCoV)

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

On February 6, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released QSO 20-09-ALL from the Quality Safety and Oversight Group. The memorandum addresses information regarding patients with possible Coronavirus illness and healthcare facility expectations. As concerns arise with the emerging 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) threat, CMS encourages all healthcare facilities to carefully review the information provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ...

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2019 AHCA/NCAL Annual Reports Now Available

Joanne O'Connor

Every year, AHCA/NCAL sets measurable goals in order meet the needs of our members, address their concerns, and help shape and improve our profession. Everyone works extremely hard throughout the year to ensure the majority, if not all, of our goals are achieved...

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Registration Now Open! 17th Annual Social Services & Activities Conference

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Registration is Now Open! Join NYSHFA / NYSCAL at the 17th Annual Social Service & Activities Conference being held March 26-27, 2020 at the Holiday Inn in Saratoga Springs...

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Registration Now Open! 71st Annual Conference & Expo

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Registration is now open for the 71st Annual Conference & Expo: Leadership Inspires...! The conference will be held May 18-21st, 2020 at Turning Stone Resort and Casino...

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Early Bird Rate Extended! NYC-ACHCA 51st Annual Convention

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The Early Bird Rate has been extended! The NYC-ACHCA 51st Annual Convention, being held at Resorts World Casino Catskill, March 15-18, 2020. Early Bird Rate now expires on February 29th! ...

 

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