1. New Q&A Discusses Vaccine Access, Property Expenses at HUD Communities

    ... document discusses testing and vaccine clinics at HUD-assisted communities, as well as use of operating funds for ... such as Area Agencies on Aging, Centers for Independent Living, and Aging and Disability Resource Centers, and other ... Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and its implementing regulations, if applicable, as well as any other ...

    02, 2021
    Juliana Bilowich
  2. CAST Updates EHR Portfolio with Enhanced Selection Tools and 6 Cases Studies

    ... implement ICD-10 codes inherently to comply with new regulations, or if they need to use an external coding ... EHR in its long-term care space for 7 years and in its assisted living community for 4 years. CHCC participates in an ...

    19, 2015
  3. LeadingAge Need to Know: 3.18.22

    ... all provider types. From updates on the latest funding and regulations to sharing best practices to analyzing policy, ... Adult Day, PACE, and HCBS Affordable Housing Assisted Living Home Health Hospice Life Plan Communities Nursing ...

    18, 2022
  4. Advocacy Success Stories: Making an Impact

    ... minds. Spurred by a constituent’s concerns about an assisted living community, Virginia State Sen. Rosalyn Dance ... by an administration that has promised they want to reduce regulations; we want to hold them to that promise. ...

    19, 2018
    Gene Mitchell
  5. Person-Centered Care Starts With a Conversation

    ... by a survey tool called the Preferences for Everyday Living Inventory© (PELI). The idea is to understand the ... in Tennessee told a group of adult day services and assisted living providers at a conference that during their ... beyond compliance with the Medicaid waiver HCBS Settings regulations, the SNF Requirements of Participation or the ...

    16, 2018
    Peter Notarstefano
  6. Telehealth and Thermal Imaging Among CAST Event Highlights

    ... “ Summit Wrapup: Telehealth Investments Rise and Senior Living Rethinks Healthcare .” You may still purchase online ... and his colleagues authored the study.   In “ Relaxed regulations lead to spike in telehealth use, nursing homes ... the primary way the virus gets into a nursing home or an assisted living community is from staff.” HealthTech ...

    14, 2020
    Donna Childress
  7. Broadband in Affordable Housing: A Guide for Providers

    ... and staff.   Not only do most senior housing communities assisted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban (HUD) ... to costlier long-term care settings such as assisted living or nursing homes.    3.1   Increased Access to ... of Resident Internet Access: Again, while government regulations do not require broadband infrastructure in the ...

    08, 2022
  8. Top 10 Questions You Need to Ask Any Continuing Care Retirement Community

    ... communities all have monthly fees, and most of your daily living expenses should be included in this fee, including: ... 7. What is the difference between Independent Living and Assisted Living and when would I have to move to Assisted Living? States have different regulations that could require a move from one level of care ...

    09, 2015
  9. Initial Approval for 15 States' HCBS State Transition Plans

    ... with the federal home and community-based services (HCBS) regulations:   Tennessee  (both initial and final approval) ... "reverse integration" or bringing the community into the Assisted Living, Adult Day Center is not enough. There has to be a ...

    20, 2016
  10. New OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard: Vaccination and Testing for 100 or More Employees

    ... Stakeholders may submit comments and attachments at www.regulations.gov under Docket No. OSHA-2021-0007. The ETS is ... in states without State Plans. NOTE * : It appears that Assisted Living providers and other HCBS providers that are still ...

    04, 2021