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SDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update March 10, 2023

Each week, through our Unified Voice Newsletter, recipients will receive an overview of state, federal, policy and additional issues impacting post-acute care. Each story will include a direct link to a more complete overview where readers can find more information on topics relevant to their needs.

In our March 10, 2023 Long-Term Care weekly update:

State News

  • Webinar:  Effective Communication to Build Vaccine Confidence
  • Updates from Pierre – this was the last week of the 2023, 98th legislative session. Veto day is Monday, March 27

Federal News

  • President’s FY 2024 Budget.
  • Measles Exposure:
  • FDA Will Cease Authorizing Surgical Masks Under Umbrella EUA For COVID. .
  • CMS transition of MDS to iQIES Will Occur on Monday, April 17.
  • MedPAC Report on a Unified Payment System for Post-Acute Care Due by June 30, 2023.
  • FTC Extends Public Comment Period on Its Proposed Rule to Ban Noncompete Clauses Until April 19.
  • White House
  • New Toolkit Details Ways to Control Group A Streptococcus in Long-Term Care Facilities.
  • CBO – The Budget, the Economy, and the Budgetary Effects of Legislative Changes.
  • CMS Clarifies Third Party Liability Responsibilities.
  • OSHA Prevention of Workplace Violence


  • New Action Alert: Complete the Workforce Snap Poll and Help Lawmakers Identify Aging Services Workforce Solutions!
  • LeadingAge and Hospice Associations Meet with CMS Leadership. to
  • What’s New at LeadingAge? It’s All Online!
  • LeadingAge Co-signs Letter Opposing Proposed Immigration Services Fee Schedule Changes.
  • Employee Retention Credit: Resources from FORVIS.
  • Aging Committee Hearing, Highlights Direct Care Workers Shortage, and the Chairman’s New Bill to Address Medicaid HCBS and Support for Caregivers.


  • SDAHO Webinar:  The Past, Present and Future of Antibiotics:  Why it’s All Our Concern:
  • Careers in Aging Week, March 26-April 1:
  • Argentum’s Workforce Projections for Senior Care Report:
  • Older Adults 50+ Are Half of Nation’s Homeless Population.
  • AHA Post-Acute Care Spotlight

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