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Long-Term Care Weekly Update June 28, 2024

Each week we provide 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 28, 2024

State

  • Healthcare Facility Incident Reporting Update
  • Medicaid Provider July 1, 2024 Fee Schedules
  • Message from SD DOH – Bicillin Supply update

Federal

  • CBO Score on Repealing the Nursing Home Staffing Regulation shows $22 billion savings over 10 years
  • Change Healthcare Breach Notification Outreach Beginning
  • HHS Finalizes Rule to Establish Disincentives for Health Care Providers Who Have Blocked Information
  • OMB Completes Review of CY2025 Home Health Proposed Rule.
  • CMS Proposed over 4% Cut To Home Health Medicare Payments in 2025
  • House HHS Funding Bill Prohibits Funding to Implement Staffing Rule
  • Senator Questions A Place for Mom
  • Reminder: Department of Labor Overtime Exemption Rule Raises Salary Threshold on July 1

LeadingAge

  • Staffing Mandate: Webinar on Compliance with the Facility Assessment Provisions.
  • GUIDE Serial Post Updated
  • LeadingAge Joins Bipartisan Bicameral Call for Increased Guardrails on AI Use in Coverage Determinations

Other

  • Issue Brief: Importance of Relationship Between Direct Care and Family Caregivers

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