Issue: May 19, 2016

Published on May 19, 2016

Articles in this issue:

Payroll Based Journal (PBJ) Resources

Author: Nancy Leveille and Carl Pucci* Published in Finance & Reimbursement

AHCA has established a PBJ toolkit to assist members with the implementation of payroll based journaling on July 1, 2016. This is a mandatory staffing hours and census reporting process. NYSHFA encourages all members to prepare now as this new system is complex and will require procedures to be developed and in place in order to ensure accurate data reporting.

NYSHFA CONTACTS:

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Sr. Director, Member Operational Support
518-462-4800 x20

Carl J. Pucci
Director, Finance & Reimbursement
518-462-4800 x36

NYSHFA/NYSCAL 2016 Annual Convention - A Day of Education

Author: CMP Scott Jackson

"A Day of Education" at the NYSHFA/NYSCAL 2016 Annual Convention will be held on June 28, 2016 at The Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, NY.


6.0 CEUs for LNHAs & ALAs.

Up to four additional registrants are FREE!

Recommended for the Following Audiences:
Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Social Workers, Activities Directors, Quality Assurance Coordinators, Nurse Managers.

Brochure & Registration Information



NYSHFA CONTACT:
Scott Jackson
Director, Education & Conference Planning
518-462-4800 x27

2016 Audio Conference Announcement- National Update: Assisted Living

Author: CMP Scott Jackson* Published in Education

Join us on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 for "National Update: Assisted Living" audio conference from 8:00am - 9:45 am.

This session offers updates on emerging industry trends, state regulatory requirements, changing payment models, Medicaid funding for long term care services and supports, and the implementation of the final rule defining home and community based settings under the Medicaid waiver program. Several initiatives being undertaken by federal departments and agencies that affect assisted living will be presented. Risk management and key quality initiatives that help assisted living providers thrive in a changing marketplace will also
be discussed.

Learning Objectives
Attendees will learn the following: 1) An understanding of what activities federal policymakers are undertaking that impact assisted living; 2) State and national industry, regulatory, and legislative trends and developments; and 3) Current quality initiatives and data collection efforts to help assisted living professionals succeed now and in the future.



Presenter: 

Scott Tittle | Executive Director, National Center for Assisted Living

1.75 CEUs Approved by NAB for LNHAs and ALAs

Brochure & Registration Information


NYSHFA Contact:
Scott Jackson, CMP
Director, Education & Conference Planning
518.462.4800, ext.27

2016 Audio Conference Announcement: Post Acute Strategies

Author: CMP Scott Jackson* Published in Education

Join us on Monday, June 27, 2016 for "Post Acute Strategies for Sustaining Partnerships: The Key is Nursing" audio conference from 10:00am - 12:00pm.

Hospitals, ACOs and managed care plans are evaluating post-acute strategic partnerships. This session will explore what you, as a
post-acute provider, need to do to establish and maintain these relationships. The session will explore 10 criteria acute care partners are expecting and what you need to consider in terms of your nursing staff model while preparing your staff for this changing environment. Learn what a successful nurse leader has done to prepare for and maintain relationships and gain the confidence of hospitals and managed care providers. This session will highlight tools for acuity based staffing, strategies for reducing re-hospitalizations, ensuring patient
satisfaction as well as looking at a model for root cause analysis.

Presenters: 

Mary Tellis-Nayak | MyInnerView by National Research Corporation

Ellen Rychlik, RN, BC | Mainstreet Health


2.0 CEUs Approved by NAB for LNHAs and ALAs

Brochure & Registration Information


NYSHFA Contact:
Scott Jackson, CMP
Director, Education & Conference Planning
518.462.4800, ext.27

2016 Seminar Announcement: Managed Care at High Speed

Author: Deanna Stephenson

Join us for our "Managed Care at High Speed" seminar on June 2, 2016 at the LaGuardia Marriott Hotel in East Elmhurst, NY. This seminar will be formatted as small table discussions. These high speed table discussions will give you the opportunity to meet with industry experts who will work with you on topics such as:

Table Experts Include:
NYSHFA, Medicare, Maximus, Fidelis, Harmony Healthcare, PFK O’Connor Davies, HRA, CareNext with eviCore and a Health Policy Consultant.

Brochure & Registration Information



NYSHFA CONTACT:
Deanna Stephenson
Director, Education & Conference Planning
518-462-4800 x16