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LTC Update: June 21, 2024

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: June 21, 2024

State

  • Updated DOH Poster for SNF/NF
  • SD APIC Quarterly Education – Enhanced Barrier Precautions

Federal

  • CMS Releases Revised Guidance for Facility Assessment
  • DOL Overtime Rule Reminder
  • Senators Warren and Markey Introduce Private Equity Legislation
  • Home Health CAHPS Preview Reports with Star Ratings Released
  • Updates to OIG Work Plan
  • NQF Seeking Feedback on Serious Reportable Events
  • State Department Freezes Healthcare Worker Visas.
  • Biden Administration Prepares to Announce Immigration Relief Program
  • Bipartisan Bill to Improve Prior Authorization Processes, Transparency and Accountability Reintroduced
  • EEOC Regulations on Implementation of Pregnant Workers Fairness Act Now Effective
  • Medicare Claims Issues? Try the Provider Compliance Tips

LeadingAge

  • It’s Official: LeadingAge is Co-plaintiff in Lawsuit to Halt Nursing Home Staffing Mandates
  • LeadingAge Meets with CMS Life Safety Code Officials
  • Staffing Mandate: Webinar on Compliance with the Facility Assessment Provisions
  • Assisted Living Network June 27

Other

  • SDAHO Rural Health Leaders Conference next week! 
  • Save the Date for our Annual Convention!  September 25-27 in Rapid City

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