AHCA: HHS Announces the Distribution of the Additional $5 Billion

Esq Stephen Hanse and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

Below is an announcement from Mark Parkinson, President & CEO of AHCA/NCAL. Late Friday afternoon I received a call from HHS and received a briefing on the decisions HHS has made relating to the additional $5 billion in COVID-19 relief funds set aside for skilled nursing facilities ...

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Town Hall on Thursday August 13, 2020 at 11:00 am

Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

This Town Hall will be devoted to NYSHFA-NYSCAL staff answering your most commonly asked questions. Please submit your questions by Wednesday August 12th noon to jpappalardi@nyshfa-nycal.org.

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Extension of Nursing Home and Assisted Living Staff COVID 19 Testing Requirements

Jackie Pappalardi and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

On August 6, 2020, Governor Cuomo amended Executive Order 202.55 to include all suspensions and modifications, not superseded by a suspension or modification in a subsequent Executive Order for the Executive Orders listed in 202.55; and provided further, Executive Orders 202.48, 202.49, and 202.50 are continued in their entirety, through September 4, 2020Per the EO 202.55.1 ...

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Update on HERDS Reporting to NYSDOH

Jackie Pappalardi and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

Please be sure to update your facility’s HERDS survey and submit by 1:00 pm each day. It is important to assign staff members responsible to complete the survey seven days each week, including both weekend days. NYSDOH will be issuing citations ...

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DOH: Healthcare Provider COVID-19 Weekly Call

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

Please join the NYS Department of Health Thursday, August 13th at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM for a COVID-19 update for healthcare providers ...

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AHCA: All Member Call with Mark Parkinson - HHS Provider Relief Funds

Carl Pucci Jackie Pappaardi Lisa Volk in Finance & Reimbursement

Please join AHCA/NCAL for an all member call with President & CEO Mark Parkinson and the team this Thursday, August 13 at 3 PM Eastern to provide details on upcoming COVID-relief distributions to skilled nursing facilities from the Provider Relief Fund ...

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CMS COVID-19 Stakeholder Engagement Calls – August

Jackie Pappalardi and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

CMS hosts varied recurring stakeholder engagement sessions to share information related to the agency’s response to COVID-19. These sessions are open to members of the healthcare community and are intended to provide ...

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