LeadingAge Ohio is a nonprofit organization that represents approximately 500 long-term care organizations and hospices, as well as those providing ancillary health care and housing services, in more than 150 Ohio towns and cities. The continuum of care reflected by the member organizations serve an estimated 400,000 elderly Ohioans and employ more than 35,000 persons statewide.
Senior services providers include senior housing, both subsidized and market rate, adult day care, home- and community-based services, assisted living and skilled nursing. A majority of LeadingAge Ohio members are faith-based and provide many or all of these services.
LeadingAge Ohio is a member-driven organization, with leadership elected by peers from around the state. The leadership team is composed of the Board of Directors, including executive committee officers; regional directors, responsible for organizing in-district member meetings; and delegates, who represent LeadingAge Ohio at our national organization. Strategic committees, action councils and special interest groups comprised of members from around the state help to develop and oversee governing policies and positions.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the Final Rule: Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities that was published in the Federal Register on Oct 4.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the final rules revising the nursing home requirements of participation on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. This rule represents the most significant changes to the delivery of nursing home care since OBRA ‘87.
Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) had provided clarification regarding the data entry required in Ohio Benefits when the Passport Administrative Agency (PAA) receives an ODM 9401 and the nursing facility resident does not require a level of care determination (based on OAC 5160-3-14 or the ODM Most Common Scenarios chart).
October 25, 2016
Hospice QAPI/Compliance Professionals Networking Forum
October 26, 2016
October 30, 2016
@ 2016 LeadingAge Annual Meeting & Expo