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  1. LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 8.13.20

    We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates Mondays and Wednesdays. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime. Following ...

  2. LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 8.12.20

    We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates Mondays and Wednesdays. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime. Following ...

  3. PBJ Staffing Data Submissions Due

    Nursing home providers must resume submission of payroll-based journal (PBJ) staffing data by the end of this week. While an 1135 federal blanket waiver related to the COVID-19 public health emergency had previously suspended these data submissions, this waiver was terminated by CMS effective June 25. Nursing home providers must ...

  4. NHSN Data Elements on Testing Updated

    CDC has updated the data elements on testing in the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) long-term care facility (LTCF) COVID-19 reporting module. These data elements, contained within the Resident Impact and Facility Capacity pathway, aim to improve understanding of barriers to testing. Previously, long-term care ...

  5. Nursing Home CNAs Show 4.76% Hourly Increase

    CNA rates continued their upward trend from the 2019 increase of 3.10%. In a comparison by state, the lowest rates were reported in Louisiana at $10.21 and Mississippi at $11.81, with the highest reported in Connecticut at $16.42 and California at $16.50. Data reported above represent the national 50th percentile. Turnover ...