Stephen B. Hanse, Esq., President & CEO Announces Restructuring of NYSHFA Governance

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse

Following a strategic planning process, NYSHFA’s Board of Directors voted to refine its governance structure from a 14 District composition to an 8 Region statewide configuration effective July 1, 2018...

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CMS: Skilled Nursing Facility Value-Based Purchasing (SNF VBP) Program Performance Score Reports Reminder

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) thanks all skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) that participated in Phase Two of the Skilled Nursing Facility Value-Based Purchasing (SNF VBP) Program’s Review and Corrections process. Phase Two of the Review and Corrections process provides SNFs with the opportunity to review and request corrections to the performance score and ranking information contained in the Annual Performance Score Report. As a reminder, the deadline to submit Phase Two Review and Corrections Requests is August 31, 2018 11:59 pm Pacific Time ...

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CMS Recognized a New Modality of Dialysis Therapy, Nursing Home Hemodialysis

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

In 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recognized a new modality of dialysis therapy, Nursing Home Hemodialysis. This service was previously allowed by CMS under Home Dialysis and approved by the New York State Department of Health (Department) on a limited basis under ...

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2018 Advanced Administrator Program

Amanda Vandenburgh

The Foundation for Quality Care will be holding the 2018 Advanced Administrator Program in New York City beginning October 16, 2018...

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AHCA/NCAL Quality Award Portal

Rick Patterson

The National Quality Award Program is pleased to announce that the 2019 application packets are now available online. The intent to apply deadline is November 8th, 2018 and application deadline is January 31st, 2019...

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Free Telepsychiatry Webinar

Amanda Vandenburgh

Free Webinar CEU's Offered! Telepsychiatry – Past the Tipping Point - Wednesday, September 5, 2018 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

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Free Cybersecurity Webinar

Free Cybersecurity Webinar - Wednesday, August 22, 2018 10:00 - 11:30 am. 1.5 CEUs offered!...

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Audio Conference - Protect Against Legionella (and its nasty little friends)

Join NYSHFA on September 7th for the "Protect Against Legionella (and its nasty little friends)" Audio Conference....

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3rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference

NYSHFA/NYSCAL invite you to our 3rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference...

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Audio Conference - 2018 Annual Update: Fraud, Waste & Abuse Enforcement Trends

Join NYSHFA on September 14th for the "2018 Annual Update: Fraud, Waste & Abuse Enforcement Trends" Audio Conference....

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Seminar Announcement: Taking Control of YOUR Data, September 18th

Join NYSHFA/NYSCAL on Tuesday, September 18th for a seminar entitled "Taking Control of YOUR Data" presented by Amy Lee of Coretactics. The seminar will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn | Rochester University & Medical Center at 30 Celebration Drive, Rochester, NY. 

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37th Annual Health Care Open

On September 24th, NYSHFA/NYSCAL will host the 37th Annual Health Care Open...

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