HomeLatest NewsLong Term Care NewsSDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update November 17, 2023: A Resource for Members

SDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update November 17, 2023: A Resource for Members

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.

Updates for this week: November 17, 2023


  • SD DOH Holiday Decorations in Health Care Facilities Reminder:
  • 2024 SD Communicable Disease Reporting Rule Update


  • HHS Releases Proposed Rule Establishing “Disincentives” for Information Blocking.
  • Biden-Harris Administration Continues Unprecedented Efforts to Increase Transparency of Nursing Home Ownership
  • CMMI releases Guiding an Improved Dementia Experience (GUIDE) Model Request for Applications (RFA)
  • CMS Announces November Home Health, Hospice and DME Open Door Forum
  • The U.S. Department of Labor Announces $98 Million to Support Pre-apprenticeships Programs


  • LeadingAge Membership
  • SDAHO Article on My Key Takeaways from the LeadingAge Annual Meeting
  • Amendment to Prevent Federal Staffing Mandate Adopted in Appropriations Bill.
  • MedPAC Examining 2 LeadingAge MA Concerns
  • Make Your Holiday Communications Extra Special


  • Commonwealth Fund Report – Helping Older Adults Age Well in Rural America
  • Free Wound Care Education for Nursing Homes and Assisted Living!
  • Great Webinars on November 30!

For SDAHO members interested in reading the long-term care weekly update in its entirety, please click here. Sign-in to the member portal and you will be redirected to the member only LTC update!

Stay Connected

Unified Voice Newsletter

Events This Month


30may11:00 am12:00 pmEmployee Accountability: How to Address Problem Behaviors and AttitudesSDAHO Webinar

30may11:00 am12:00 pmExploring an Evidence-based Toolkit and Tailoring Messages to Specific Audiences

30may11:30 am12:30 pmSerious Illness DiscussionMJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Webinar

30may12:00 pm1:00 pmOverview of Proposed IPPS Rule (FY) 2025AHA Webinar

31may9:00 am3:00 pmEmpowerED Leadership ConferenceSDAHEC Conference

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: . You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact