HomeLatest NewsLong Term Care NewsSDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update September 9, 2022

SDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update September 9, 2022

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Updates for this week:


  • CMP funding request denied
  • SD DHS Dementia Training


  • CDC Key Messages
  • CMS MDS Nursing Home Comprehensive (NC) Item Set
  • Biden-Harris Administration Launches an “Apprenticeship Ambassador Initiative” to Build a Workforce in High Demand Areas
  • OIG Data Brief Finds Certain Program Integrity Risks Regarding Telehealth
  • Nursing Home Critical Element Pathways
  • CDC Webinar on NHSN Vaccination Reporting Forms
  • CMS and CFPB Issue Joint Notification Letter on Nursing Home Debt Collection
  • DHS to Finalize Public Charge Rule
  • Biden’s Plan for Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Shots


  • LeadingAge Supports and Celebrates Vital Aging Services Professionals
  • LeadingAge Comments on Medicare Advantage
  • LeadingAge 2022 Annual Meeting + EXPO: Six Weeks Away
  • What’s Coming in OASIS-E in 2023
  • New Nursing Home RoPs Guidance 2022 Resources


  • ACL Webinar:  Identifying and Screening for Food Insecurity in Older Adults
  • PHI Releases New Annual Report on the U.S. Direct Care Workforce
  • USAging Report: New Data Show that Shortages in Caregiving Pose a Significant Threat to Older Adults Seeking Assistance
  • NIC Releases Wave 44 Survey Results

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Events This Month


23apr10:00 am3:00 pmCreating a Culture of Safety: Proactive Strategies for Reducing and Preventing Workplace ViolenceSDAHO EVENT

23apr12:00 pm1:00 pmEnhancing Safety and Security Measures in Health CareAHA Webinar

24apr1:30 pm2:30 pmPreparing for the Survey Revisit, CMPs and Appeals (LTC Survey series)SDAHO Webinar

25apr11:00 am12:00 pmWE ARE… in Pain: A Program of Inclusive Research on Osteoarthritis Pain in African American Older AdultsCenter of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

25apr11:30 am12:30 pmDepression and Anxiety in the Seriously IllMJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Webinar

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