Understanding the changes to Medicaid home care in New York state.
A training conducted by the Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program of New York Legal Assistance Group on April 10, 2013.
Although originally presented for NY CLE credit, NYLAG is not accredited at this time to provide CLE credit for viewing this recording.
Presenter: David Silva, Esq., Assistant Director, Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program
Download PDF of latest version of materials at http://wnylc.com/health/download/320
Slide 29: On 5/8/2013, the NY Dep't of Health issued guidance extending the transition period from 60 days to 90 days. http://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid/redesign/docs/policy_13_10_guidance.pdf. In addition, the State issued guidance regarding transition and continuity policies for the Long-Term Home Health Care Program (LTHHCP, or "Lombardi") Waiver. http://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid/redesign/docs/policy_13_13_continuity_of_care.pdf
For additional updates, see http://wnylc.com/health/news/41/