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SDAHO Long-Term Care Weekly Update February 2, 2024: 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: February 2, 2024


  • Legislative Update on Post-Acute Bills


  • CMS Issues Request for Information on Medicare Advantage Data Transparency
  • CMS Temporarily Pauses PEPPER Reports
  • CMS Updates Hospice Cost Reports to Include MFT and MHC
  • Updates to Federal Poverty Level Guidelines
  • CDC Nursing Home Vaccination Data Dashboard
  • CMS Proposes Net 3.7% Increase to MA Payments for C20Y25.  
  • New Bill Expands Occupational Therapy in Home Health
  • USCIS Finalizes Updated Fee Schedule
  • The Department of State Announces Pilot Program for Domestic Visa Renewal


  • LeadingAge Tells Senate Aging Committee: Quality Care in Every Setting and Equitable Access for All are Top Priorities.
  • LeadingAge Attends LTC Summit at White House: What Can We Do to Prepare for 2024/2025 Respiratory Virus Season?
  • 2024 LeadingAge Leadership Summit.


  • SDAHO February Education

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