September 13, 2018

MDS Audit Clarification Document and DAL

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 13, 2018

National Influenza Survey Open Enrollment

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 10, 2018

DOH/Provider Meeting: Urgent Issues related to Laboratory Services

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

July 30, 2018

NYSHFA Town Hall Meetings to Restart August 23

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

July 19, 2018

DOH/Provider Meeting - July 2018

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 4, 2018

Age-Friendly Health System Webinar – June 20, 2018

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 31, 2018

PBJ Icon

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 17, 2018

Reporting & Bedrails

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 17, 2018

FSES Update

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

April 26, 2018

Legionella Checklist

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

April 26, 2018

Skin & Wound Management Courses

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 9, 2018

Important Webinar on PBJ and 5 Star this Wednesday

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

March 22, 2018

MDS Roster Submission is Open

Carl Pucci and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 22, 2018

AHCA Quality Summit Outcome

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 12, 2018

CMS PBJ Update

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

March 5, 2018

DOH DAL: Revised NH Closure Guidelines

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

February 1, 2018

January 25th Town Hall Recording

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 1, 2018

2017 Nursing Home Quality Initiative

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 1, 2018

CMS Payroll Based Journal (PBJ) Pilot Audits:

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 29, 2018

Wound Central Journal

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 16, 2018

January 2018 DOH/Provider Meeting Summary

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 8, 2018

NYSHFA Town Hall Meetings to Restart January 25

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

December 4, 2017

Medical Marijuana

Lauren Pollow in Clinical & Quality

December 4, 2017

H/C PRI Training Promotion

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

December 4, 2017

Skin and Wound Management - Online and 5-Day Onsite Course

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 16, 2017

New Survey Item: Crushing Medications

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 13, 2017

Nursing Home E-Prescribing Waiver

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 9, 2017

CMS Critical Element Pathways

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 2, 2017

Music Licensing and Mood Media

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

October 30, 2017

Wound Central Journal

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 23, 2017

Critical Element Pathways

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 17, 2017

Free Wound Care Webinar on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 14, 2017

Infection Preventionist Training Course

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 14, 2017

Skin and Wound Management Course - 5-Day Onsite

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 10, 2017

Requirements of Participation Update

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 10, 2017

CMS: Long-Term Services and Supports Open Door Forum

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 7, 2017

CMS Updates for Fire & Smoke Door Inspections

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 7, 2017

Important ICD-10 Changes Effective October 2017

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 31, 2017

Free On Demand Wound Care Webinars for NYSHFA Members

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 31, 2017

Criminal History Record Check Changes

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 27, 2017

CMS: QRP Data Due 8/15/17 for First Quarter

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 27, 2017

CMS to Conduct Pilot Audit Process for PBJ

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 27, 2017

DOH: HEC Facility Guidance Document 2017

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 24, 2017

Medical Marijuana Program

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 18, 2017

DOH/Provider July Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 12, 2017

CMS Memo on Revision of CMP Policies and Analytic Tool

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 6, 2017

DOH: Advisory Legionellosis

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 5, 2017

CMS: Requirements of Participation Phase 2

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

June 29, 2017

Petya Ransom Infections

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 22, 2017

CMS: SNF QRP Review and Correct Reports Available

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 18, 2017

SNF QRP: Submission Deadline Extension - Now June 1st

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 18, 2017

OPRA Prescription Requirements

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 15, 2017

Recent Spread of Wannacrypt0r/WannaCry/WCry Ransomware

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 27, 2017

PBJ Update – Electronic Staffing Submission

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

April 24, 2017

Bed Hold Questions

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 21, 2017

PBJ Staffing Information

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

April 18, 2017

April DOH/Providers Meeting Summary

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 17, 2017

OMIG Issues 2017-2018 Work Plan

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 13, 2017

Alert: 2017-18 Budget has Changed the SNF Bed-Hold Rules

Carl J. Pucci and Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

March 30, 2017

NYSHFA – Competency Starter Toolkit

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 23, 2017

AHRQ releases new toolkit on reducing CAUTI

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 23, 2017

2016 NHQI now posted on DOH’s website

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

February 13, 2017

E-Prescribing Update

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

February 6, 2017

Data Exchange Incentive Program (DEIP) Webinar Offered

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 30, 2017

Data Exchange Incentive Program (DEIP) Webinar Offered

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 26, 2017

AHCA Emergency Preparedness Final Rule Webinar Series

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 26, 2017

HANYS e-FINDS Trainers Announcement

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 26, 2017

AHCA Log -in Process

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 13, 2017

January DOH/Provider Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

January 12, 2017

Staffing Data Submission Reminder

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 12, 2017

OSHA Form 300A Must be Posted February 1st

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 27, 2016

DOH: Candida auris Update and Educational Webinar

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 22, 2016

RoP Icon is Now Available on NYSHFA Website

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 19, 2016

Customer Satisfaction Core Elements Gain Support

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

December 12, 2016

RoP Food & Nutrition Services

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

December 08, 2016

CMS’ S&C 17-09-ALL - Infection Control Pilot: 2017 Update

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

December 05, 2016

Return to the Community: Transitions Beyond Discharge Webinar

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

December 05, 2016

National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) December 4-10

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 28, 2016

DOH Advanced Training Initiative (ATI) Update

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 21, 2016

DOH/Providers Meeting

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2016

CMS: OMRA Modification

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2016

PBJ Deadline

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2016

IMPACT Act Videos from CMS

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2016

DOH: Influenza Surveillance Report

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 17, 2016

Free Palliative Care Webinar for Skilled Nursing Facilities

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 10, 2016

REMINDER - E-Prescribing: Where are You Now??

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 10, 2016

Invitation to Submit Poster for 2017 AHCA Quality Summit

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

November 07, 2016

CMS Final Rule: What You and Your Pharmacist Need to Know

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 07, 2016

CMS Emergency Preparedness Research Guide

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 03, 2016

Breaking News! New Dementia Unit Certification Offered

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 01, 2016

E-Prescribing: Where are You Now??

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

October 27, 2016

PBJ Deadline is Upon Us

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

October 27, 2016

CMS: S&C: 17-03-NH - ROP Training for Phase 1 Implementation

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

October 27, 2016

AHCA Quality Summit: Request for Poster Presentations

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

October 20, 2016

CDC Flu Recommendations

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 17, 2016

PBJ Requires Hours Worked and Paid!

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 11, 2016

AHCA's Trend Tracker

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 29, 2016

Release of the Requirements of Participation

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 29, 2016

Update to Nurse Aid Training Applications and Renewals

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

September 26, 2016

QAPI Program Workbook

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

September 19, 2016

Motion Picture Licensing Corporation Agreement

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 13, 2016

Mumps Outbreak Nassau County

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 12, 2016

SNF QRP: MDS Specific Questions & Responses from CMS

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 12, 2016

Emergency Preparedness Updates available on NYSHFA Website

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 12, 2016

CMS – Advanced Care Planning Billing

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 8, 2016

CMS Issues S&C on Revised OCR Clearance Process

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 1, 2016

Update on PRI/Screen Training

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 1, 2016

What’s New with the Flu? Fall 2016

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 1, 2016

AHCA Anticipates Emergency Preparedness Rule Release Soon

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 29, 2016

CMS Releases Final RAI/MDS 3.0 Manual Update

Karen Morris and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 29, 2016

Register Now for AHCA's FREE September Webcast!

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 15, 2016

AHCA Analyzes 5 Star Changes

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 15, 2016

DOH: Legionella’s Guidance Update

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

August 11, 2016

New Five-Star Ratings on Nursing Home Compare (NHC)

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 7, 2016

FREE 2016-2017 Influenza Vaccine Available

Karen Morris and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

July 7, 2016

AHCA Quality Initiative Quarterly Update

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

June 21, 2016

Free Emergency Preparedness Webinar June 30th

Karen Morris and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 23, 2016

DOH: Declaration That Influenza Is No Longer Prevalent

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 16, 2016

DOH/Provider Meeting May Update

Nancy Leveille and Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

May 2, 2016

MDS 3.0 Quality Measures Users Manual

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 25, 2016

Alert!!! New Quality Measures available on QIES system

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 7, 2016

CMS Issues New S&C Memos

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 28, 2016

DOH/Provider Meeting March Update

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 17, 2016

E-Prescibing: Alert on Waivers from the Commissioner

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

March 17, 2016

AHCA’s Update on Payroll Based Journal

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 1, 2016

CMS is Changing Five Star

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 25, 2016

E-Prescribing: Waiver Helpful Hints

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 22, 2016

E-Prescribing Alert: Request Waivers Today!

Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

February 22, 2016

OMIG Audits: NYSHFA meets with DOH

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

February 4, 2016

E-Prescribing: NYSHFA/NYSCAL Meeting with Legislators

Nancy Leveille and Shelley Sabo Esq Stephen Hanse in Legislative, Clinical & Quality

January 28, 2016

E-Prescribing: Updated FAQ’s

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 21, 2016

DOH/Provider Update January 2016

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 21, 2016

CMS: SNF/LTC ODF Announcements

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

January 21, 2016

DOH’s 2015 NHQI Results are Final and on the HCS

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

January 11, 2016

FREE Webinars Available

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 4, 2016

Issues on the Horizon for 2016

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 21, 2015

Life Safety Code: Electric Fireplaces

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 10, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Clinical & Quality

December 7, 2015

2015 Nursing Home Quality Initiative Results: Check Your Results!

Carl J. Pucci and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 3, 2015

CMS Issues S&C memo on Focused Dementia Care Survey Tools

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 3, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Clinical & Quality

November 30, 2015

Important Upgrades to HCS System

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 25, 2015

E-Prescribing: NYSHFA Meets with the NYS Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement (BNE)

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 25, 2015

DOH/Provider November Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 19, 2015

2016 NYSHFA Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

November 19, 2015

PRI Training

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 12, 2015

EFINDs Training Announcement

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 12, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Clinical & Quality

October 22, 2015

PRI/SCREEN Training

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 13, 2015

AHCA Releases ahcancalLED

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 8, 2015

DOH Influenza Season 2015-2016

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 5, 2015

Staffing Data Submission – PBJ

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 1, 2015

Legionnaires Disease Update - NYC

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 1, 2015

AHCA Provides ICD-10 Guidance

Karen Morris and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

September 28, 2015

BNE Update: E-Prescribing Resource

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 28, 2015

AHCA Meeting with CMS – Minutes

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 24, 2015

AHCA Quality Initiative Quarterly Update

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 21, 2015

CMS Provides ICD-10 Answers in One Place

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality, Finance & Reimbursement

September 10, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Rick Patterson in Clinical & Quality

September 9, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Rick Patterson in Clinical & Quality

September 3, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Rick Patterson in Clinical & Quality

September 2, 2015

CMS Payroll Based Journal – Voluntary Data Submission Now Open

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 31, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Rick Patterson in Clinical & Quality

August 27, 2015

E-prescribing: Help and Needs

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Clinical & Quality

August 27, 2015

PRI/SCREEN Training

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 30, 2015

CMS Conference Call on Proposed Rule – August 11

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 30, 2015

Baldrige Based- Examiner Training: Utica, NY September 2 - 3, 2015

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Clinical & Quality

July 20, 2015

AHCA: Guidance on Confidentiality

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 13, 2015

Reminder: Nursing Home Leadership and Person Centered Care

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 13, 2015

Resident Council Tool Kit

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 13, 2015

PRI/SCREEN Training

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 9, 2015

ICD-10 CMS/AMA Announcement Does Not Apply to SNFs

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 6, 2015

ICD 10 - Effective October 1, 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 25, 2015

Bed Entrapment – DAL #15-05

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 25, 2015

Advancing Excellence Webinar Series

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 25, 2015

Reminder: Nursing Home Leadership and Person Centered Care

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 22, 2015

DOH will conduct MDS surveys June – September 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 18, 2015

Nursing Home Leadership and Person Centered Care

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 18, 2015

DOH Provider Meeting – May 7, 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 13, 2015

CMS: Electronic Staffing Data Submissions

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 13, 2015

Dementia Focus Surveys

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 13, 2015

Disrupt Infections: Creating a Community of Prevention

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 6, 2015

PROVIDER ALERT – Bed Siderail/Enabler Entrapment Issue

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 6, 2015

Disrupt Infections: Creating a Community of Prevention

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 2, 2015

PROVIDER ALERT – Bed Siderail/Enabler Entrapment Issue

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 2, 2015

MDS Focus Surveys

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 30, 2015

Disrupt Infections: Creating a Community of Prevention

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 26, 2015

NATP: Prometric New York IFT Test Dates

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 23, 2015

AHCA: Upcoming Webinar Events

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 19, 2015

AHCA: Upcoming Webinar Events

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 16, 2015

AHCA Five Star Webinar

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 9, 2015

AHCA Five Star Webinar

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 3, 2015

DOH Releasing 2014 NHQI Data

Nancy Leveille Karen Morris and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

March 3, 2015

EPOC Training for Providers

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 17, 2015

Medical Director Webinar – February 26

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 13, 2015

AHCA Summary of Changes to 5 Star

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 12, 2015

MDS Section Q – Contact Agency

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 9, 2015

Five Star CMS Open Door Call on 2/12/15

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 5, 2015

Five Star: Changes in 2015

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 3, 2015

Deadline Extended for 2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 29, 2015

AHCA: WebEx on Five Star - February 3

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 29, 2015

AHCA Comprehensive Quality Resource Guide

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 29, 2015

Deadline Extended for 2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 22, 2015

E-Prescribing: Letter to the Health Commissioner

Esq Stephen Hanse and Nancy Leveille in Legislative, Clinical & Quality

January 20, 2015

Deadline Extended for 2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 15, 2015

Deadline Extended for 2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 12, 2015

DOH Provider Meeting Minutes – January 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 8, 2015

NYSHFA Staff Discuss OMIG Audits with DOH

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 8, 2015

2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 5, 2015

IPRO is Providing Free QAPI Training

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 5, 2015

CMS Issues S&C Memo on Civil Money Penalty (CMP) Analytic Tool

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 29, 2014

INTERACT 4.0 Tools Now Available

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 29, 2014

AHCA/NCAL Quality Initiative Quarterly Update

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 8, 2014

CDC Bracing for a Bad Flu Season

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 24, 2014

AHCA/NCAL Fraud and Abuse Prevention Toolkit

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality, Legal

November 20, 2014

DOH: Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination Report

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 20, 2014

Free Clinical Webinars from AHCA

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 20, 2014

2015 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

November 17, 2014

NYSDOH Ebola Guidance

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 17, 2014

NYSDOH: 2014 NHQI Results

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 17, 2014

DOH/Provider November Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 13, 2014

AHCA/NCAL Webinar Event on December 11th

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 6, 2014

OMIG Conducting On-site Corporate Compliance Program Reviews

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 6, 2014

CMS Provides Additional information on MDS-Focus Surveys

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 27, 2014

Poster for Travelers

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 20, 2014

NYSDOH Travel Advisory - Ebola

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 20, 2014

CMS: Categorical Waiver Provision for Power Strips

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 20, 2014

Emergency Preparedness Waiver Webinar POSTPONED

Karen Morris and Shelley Wagar Sabo in Clinical & Quality

October 9, 2014

DOH Influenza Alert

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 6, 2014

Survey Info - Life Safety Issues

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 2, 2014

MDS Training Sessions Offered

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 22, 2014

DOH/Provider September Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 18, 2014

IPROs 11SOW NH Recruitment Email

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 11, 2014

A Long Term Care Update from AHCA/NCAL

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 4, 2014

CMS S&C Memo Re: MDS 3.0 Discharge Assessments

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 2, 2014

Narcotic Destruction

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 2, 2014

E-Prescribing Webinar Recap

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 21, 2014

FREE E-Prescibing Webinar August 25, 2014

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 21, 2014

Ebola Update from NYSDOH

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 18, 2014

FREE E-Prescibing Webinar August 25, 2014

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 18, 2014

Ebola Update from NYSDOH

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 14, 2014

Ebola Update from NYSDOH

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 11, 2014

FREE E-Prescibing Webinar August 25, 2014

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 7, 2014

FREE E-Prescibing Webinar August 25, 2014

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 31, 2014

Clarification of Glucometer Usage

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 31, 2014

DOH Dementia Care Program Pilot Survey

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 31, 2014

2014 Nursing Home Quality Initiative

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

July 10, 2014

Get Ready for the New LTC Trend Tracker

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 10, 2014

Funeral Director Registration

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 10, 2014

CMS Issues Revisions to SOM

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 26, 2014

OSHA Issues Pamphlet on Safe Patient Handling

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 9, 2014

Clinical Practice Alert – Advanced Directives (CPR/DNR)

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 5, 2014

2014 Nursing Home Quality Initiative Meeting Update

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 28, 2014

E-Prescribing Law Goes into Effect March 27, 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 27, 2014

E-Prescribing Law Goes into Effect March 27, 2015

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 22, 2014

2013 Quality Pool Revision

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 15, 2014

CMS Revises Infection Control Guidance for F441

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 12, 2014

Free Webinars Available

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 8, 2014

2014 Medicare Benefit Policy Manual

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 1, 2014

New Advancing Excellence Website Launches in May

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 1, 2014

Special Focus Facilities Changes in Program by CMS

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 28, 2014

Reminder: AHCA's 2014 Quality Initiative Recognition Program

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 24, 2014

Medication Administration – Survey Alert

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 21, 2014

CMS Issues S&C Memoranda's

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 21, 2014

2014 Employee Recognition Award Winners

Nancy Tourje and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 14, 2014

AHCA's 2014 Quality Initiative Recognition Program

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 3, 2014

ICD-10 Delayed Until 2015

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 31, 2014

OEM to Conduct NYC Hurricane Evacuation Study (HES)

Karen Morris and Shelley Sabo in Clinical & Quality

March 27, 2014

Palliative Care Education Project – Free Webinar Series

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 20, 2014

Participate in AHCA's 2013 Staffing Survey

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 20, 2014

AHCA: QI - Reducing Psychotic Medications

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 20, 2014

2014 Innovative Practice Award Winners

Nancy Tourje and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 13, 2014

QAPI Team Training (Limited Spots Left)

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 13, 2014

Nurse Aide Training Programs: Memo from Prometric

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

March 6, 2014

S&C 14-12: Emergency Preparedness Checklist Revised

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 6, 2014

Important ICD-10 Information

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 6, 2014

Catheter Associated UTI (CAUTI) Initiative

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

March 6, 2014

AHCA's 2014 Quality Initiative Recognition Program

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 24, 2014

DOH Webinar on NH Transition - NYC

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 10, 2014

2014 Employee Recognition Program Applications Needed

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

February 6, 2014

AHCA Update on CMS Regulatory Issues

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

February 6, 2014

Newest SNF PEPPER Report to be Distributed Electronically

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

February 3, 2014

OIG's 2014 Work Plan Released

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

February 3, 2014

2014 Employee Recognition Program Applications Needed

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 30, 2014

Reminder: Deadline for 2014 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 27, 2014

Influenza Vaccine for 2014-15: Pre Book Now!

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 23, 2014

2014 Employee Recognition Program

Nancy Tourje and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 17, 2014

DOH Releases 2013 Quality Pool Results

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 16, 2014

PHL Regarding Hepatitis C Screening

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 16, 2014

DOH Meeting with Associations – January 2014

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 16, 2014

2014 Employee Recognition Program

Karen Morris and Joanne O'Connor in Clinical & Quality

January 13, 2014

MDS 3.0 Training Schedule for 2014 – New Webinar Format

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 6, 2014

Veterans Nursing Home Admissions

Nancy Leveille and Richard Herrick in Clinical & Quality

January 6, 2014

OSHA Form 300A Must be Posting Feb 1st

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 6, 2014

NPUAP Live Webinar – MDS Sections K and M - Thursday Feb 13

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

January 6, 2014

Bed Rail Safety: New Guidance for Consumers and Providers

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 19, 2013

CMS QIO Next Scope of Work Summary

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 16, 2013

DOH Revises 2013 Nursing Home Quality Pool Results

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

December 9, 2013

OSC Nursing Home Survey

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

December 2, 2013

Advancing Excellence: Update

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

December 2, 2013

MDS Training

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 27, 2013

DOH: DAL Program Survey Report Questionnaire

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 27, 2013

DOH: Quality 2013 Pool Recalculation

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

November 25, 2013

DOH/Provider November 2013 Meeting Summary

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 21, 2013

CMS Updates Sprinkler S&C Letter

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 21, 2013

Hospital to Nursing Home Surge Pilot Meetings Held in Tarrytown

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2013

DOH Quality Pool

Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci in Clinical & Quality

November 18, 2013

CMS Issues Corrections to MDS RAI Manual v 1.11

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 14, 2013

OSHA Requirement Training due by December 1, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 14, 2013

DOH Proposed 2014 Quality Pool

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 14, 2013

2014 Employee Recognition Program

Nancy Tourje and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 7, 2013

CMS/AE: Aligning Nursing Home Quality Initiatives

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 7, 2013

S&C #14-03: F Tag 454 Change

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

November 5, 2013

Free Conference for Rural Health Care Practitioners

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 4, 2013

Influenza Report Due November 15th

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

November 4, 2013

OSCAR/CASPER Reports

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 31, 2013

Fire Safety – Holiday Decorations

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 28, 2013

CMS: S&C 14-01-NH Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Nursing Homes

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 28, 2013

CMS Issues Guidance on Shutdown

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 24, 2013

DOH: DAL Outdoor Smoking

Karen Morris and Stephen B. Hanse Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 24, 2013

DAL - Healthcare Personnel Vaccination Report due November 15

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 7, 2013

Electronic Plan of Correction (EPOC) Training Materials

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 3, 2013

Flu Mask Requirement FAQs Updated

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 3, 2013

DOH/Provider Meeting September 2013

Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

October 2, 2013

Federal Shutdown: Impact on Survey Process

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

October 2, 2013

Federal Shutdown: Impact on Survey Process

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 30, 2013

Required Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination Report

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 30, 2013

DOH Announces EPOC Ready for ADHC Programs

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 26, 2013

Revised MDS RAI Manual Version 1.11 Effective October 1st

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 26, 2013

AHCA QAPI Website Update

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 16, 2013

MDS Discharge Assessment Corrections due by September 30th

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 12, 2013

CDC: Key Facts and Q&As Related to Seasonal Influenza

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 9, 2013

CMS Permits Categorical Waivers for Life Safety – S&C #13-58

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

September 9, 2013

Statewide Gold Stamp Conference: September 17, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Gayle Farman in Clinical & Quality

September 5, 2013

CMS Announces Change to Escrow of CMP Monies

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 5, 2013

QIS Survey Tools Moved to CMS Website

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

September 5, 2013

AHCA's 2014 Quality Symposium: Call for Poster Presentations

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 29, 2013

DAL – Influenza Vaccination Report due by November 15

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 22, 2013

CMS Issues S&C Letter #13-55: Sprinkler Requirements

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 22, 2013

BNE: I-STOP NY Begins August 27, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 22, 2013

eFINDS Training Available in September

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 15, 2013

DAL – Influenza Vaccination Reporting Requirement Change

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 15, 2013

HERDS Activated to Confirm Receipt of eFinds Equipment

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 12, 2013

NYSHFA Staff Attend FDNY Meeting

Nancy Leveille and Richard Patterson in Emergency Readiness, Clinical & Quality

August 12, 2013

Statewide Gold Stamp Conference: September 17, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Gayle Farman in Clinical & Quality

August 12, 2013

Free Infection Control Training for SNF Nurses

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 8, 2013

Sprinkler Requirement Update from AHCA

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 5, 2013

DAL Regarding Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

August 5, 2013

Advancing Excellence Mobility Goal: Free Webinar August 8th

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

August 1, 2013

Nursing Home Quality Pool - Cost Report Filing Dates

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 25, 2013

DOH Announces Changes in Leadership

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 22, 2013

DAL Related to Influenza Mask Regulation Posted

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 22, 2013

DAL 13-01 - Unsafe Wandering - High Risk Season

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 22, 2013

Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement: I-Stop Update/Clarification

Esq. Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

July 22, 2013

CMS Releases New S&C Memos

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 22, 2013

AHCA: Affordable Care Act - Employer Requirements

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 18, 2013

DOH Posts Revised FAQs - SCREEN/PASRR

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 18, 2013

Electronic Plan of Correction (ePOC) Training Reminder

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 15, 2013

Controlled Substance Diversion Activities in SNF

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 15, 2013

Statewide Gold Stamp Conference: September 17, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Gayle Farman in Clinical & Quality

July 15, 2013

Meeting with State Education Board of Nursing

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 11, 2013

May RAI Manual Update – CMS Identifies Error

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 11, 2013

CMS: Webinar Series Available On-Demand - F-309 Topics

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 11, 2013

Free Medicare Part A Training – Syracuse Area

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

July 8, 2013

DOH Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement: I-STOP Update

Esq. Nancy Leveille and Stephen B. Hanse in Clinical & Quality

July 1, 2013

DOH to Implement Electronic POC (ePOC) on August 1, 2013

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 1, 2013

CMS Issues New S&C Memos

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

July 1, 2013

Gold STAMP Program Pressure Ulcer Resource Guide Update

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 20, 2013

Free Infection Control Training

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 20, 2013

NYC Updates Evacuation Zones

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 20, 2013

AHCA Quality Initiative Recognition Program Deadline

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 13, 2013

FDA Alert – Warfarin Recall

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 10, 2013

DOH: June 12, 2013 MARO Webinar

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

June 6, 2013

DOH Emergency Event Tracking System – NYS e-FINDS

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 6, 2013

The Next Step after Consistent Assignment: Free Webinar

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

June 3, 2013

CMS: S&C: 31-22-NH Life Safety Code Short Form Survey

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 30, 2013

CMS: S&C Memos - Dementia Care in Nursing Homes

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 30, 2013

DOH/ Provider Meeting Summary: May 2013

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 23, 2013

Free Influenza Vaccine Still Available

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 13, 2013

NYS Nursing Home Quality Pool

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 13, 2013

AHCA Announces Quality Initiative Recognition Program

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 9, 2013

MDS Manual Update to be Posted Next Week

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

May 9, 2013

Employee Recognition Award Winners 2013

Nancy Tourje and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

May 6, 2013

McKnight’s Article Related to POC

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 29, 2013

Uniform Assessment System (UAS-NY) – Free Webinar May 13

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 29, 2013

CMS Posts Quality Measures User Manual V8.0

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 29, 2013

DOH Association Meeting – April

Karen Morris and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

April 22, 2013

State Requires Health Workers to Wear Flu Masks

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 22, 2013

Person Centered Care Webinar on May 2

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 22, 2013

CMS Issues S&C: Changes Resulting from Sequestration

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

April 22, 2013

DOH Publishes Letter to ACF Providers on Immunization Survey

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality