New York State Agency Guidance

NY State Government: Week in Review

Department of Health (DOH)

New York State Department of Health COVID-19 Tracker

General Updates

High Cost Drugs SFY21 Stakeholder Webinar (08/28/2020)

MRT II Implementation Briefing: Private Pay Home Health Care Services Program (08/19/2020)

Pharmacy Carve Out Resources and Materials (Updated 09/18/2020)

340B Advisory Group Meetings

August 2020 Commissioners Letter

DOH Emergency Regulations on COVID-19 and Influenza Confirmatory Testing (Effective 09/01/2020)

DAL 20-19 ACF Legal Services Agencies and Community Resources Providing Resident Advocacy Services Guide

DAL 20-07 Civil Monetary Penalty Reinvestment Funds: Communication Devices (Updated 7/24/20)

DAL 20-07 Civil Monetary Penalty Reinvestment Funds: Communication Devices

NYSDOH Field Guidance Blue-Algae and Regulated Bathing Beaches

Drinking Water Sample Submittal to Wadsworth Center Laboratory for Blue-Green Algae

MLTC Policy 20.02: Moratorium on Managed Long Term Care Partial Capitation Plans
MLTC Policy 20.03: Non-emergency Transportation in the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program
Transition (Carve-Out) of the Pharmacy Benefit from Managed Care to Fee-for-Service (FFS)

PEP to Prevent HIV Infection

DAL NH 20-08 Heat Advisory

DAL 20-16, DHCBS 20-09, NH 20-06 CHRC Fee Increase

DAL 20-15: Adult Care Facility Warm Weather Advisory

COVID-19 Updates

NYSDOH Bureau of Early Intervention Guidance to Early Intervention Providers Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Bureau of Early Intervention Technical Assistance - Resuming Facility-Based Early Intervention Service Delivery: Group Services

Health Advisory: Requirements for ALL Healthcare Providers Who Conduct Tests and All Laboratories to Report Results for SARS-CoV-2, including all Molecular, Antigen, and Serological Tests and Ensuring Complete Reporting of Patient Demographics

CriticalVAX Exercise Plan Template

CriticalVAX After-Action Report/Improvement Plan

DAL NH 20-12 Pandemic Emergency Plan PPE Storage Requirements during COVID-19 State of Emergency

Health Advisory: Skilled Nursing Facility Visitation (09/15/2020)

An update for NYS Health Providers on COVID-19 (09/10/2020)

Health Advisory: Update Pediatric Skilled Nursing Facility Visitation

Health Advisory: Visitation in Adult Care Facilities

DAL 20-11 Amended PPE Requirements for Nursing Homes

DOH Regulations on Investigation of Communicable Disease; Isolation and Quarantine (Effective 09/03/2020) 

DAL NH 20-19 Required Annual Pandemic Emergency Plan for All Nursing Homes

Interim Guidance for Fire Service Agencies to Limit Potential Exposure to COVID-19

Supplement to Interim Guidance for Office-Based Work During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency For Health-Care Facilities and their Office Sites

DAL NH 20-03 Notification on Non-emergent Resident Transfers to the Hospital and Skilled Nursing Facilities

The New York State Department of Health and State Office for the Aging Announce Plan to Improve Support Services for Long Term Care Residents and their Families

Interim Guidance for In-Person Instruction at Pre-K to Grade 12 Schools During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

DOH Emergency Health Order on Out of State Travel to New York State

Health Advisory: COVID–19 Cases in Nursing Homes and Adult Care Facilities (Updated 7/10/2020)

NYS Department of Health Presentation on Supporting Healthcare Provider Well-Being in COVID & Beyond (7/09/2020)

An update for NYS Healthcare Providers on COVID-19 (8/13/2020)

New York State Department of Health Announces Study on Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

New York State Department of Health and New York State Department of Labor Guidance on Use of COVID-19 Sick Leave for Health Care Employers

New York State Department of Health Announces Counties Across the State to Receive Million from Enhanced Medicaid Funds in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

New York State Department of Health Guidance to Early Intervention Providers Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Interim Guidance on Executive Orders 202.17 and 202.18 Requiring Face Coverings in Public During COVID-19 Outbreak

Bureau of Early Intervention Technical Assistance

Update: Home and Community-Based Services Regarding COVID-19

COVID-19 Hospital Visitation Program

Updated Interim Guidance for Graduation Celebrations During the COVID-19 State of Emergency

Updated Guidance for Resumption of Non-Essential Elective Surgeries and Non-Urgent Procedures in Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Office Based Surgery Practices and Diagnostic and Treatment Centers

COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments

Interim Guidance for Graduation Celebrations During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Interim Advisory for In-Person Special Education Services and Instruction During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Health Advisory: Nursing Home Cohorting FAQs

Updated Interim guidance: Protocol for COVID-19 Testing Applicable to All Health Care Providers and Local Health Departments

Interim Guidance for Public and Private Employees Returning to Work Following COVID-19 Infection or Exposure

Health Advisory - Symptom Based Strategy to Discontinue Home Isolation for Persons with Covid-19

New York State Medicaid Fee-for-Services (FFS) Policy and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing and Specimen Collection at Pharmacies (Updated 6/17/2020)

New York State Medicaid Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing and Specimen Collection

Health Advisory: COVID-19 Updated Guidance for Hospital Operators Regarding Visitation

Informational Message: COVID-19 Pilot Hospital Visitation Program

Health Advisory: Ensuring Access to Health Care Services During COVID-19

Health Advisory: Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Specimen Collection Training for Unlicensed Individuals

Health Advisory: Authorization of Licensed Pharmacists to order COVID-19 Tests

Guidance on Use of COVID-19 Sick Leave for Health Care Employers

Resumption of Elective Outpatient Surgeries and Non-Urgent Procedures (Deferred Procedures) in Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Office-Based Surgery Practices and Diagnostic and Treatment Centers in Counties Without a Significant Risk of COVID-19 Surge (Updated 5/19/2020)

Health Advisory: Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Temporally Associated with COVID-19 Interim Case Definition in New York State

Required COVID-19 Testing for all Nursing Home and Adult Care Facility Personnel

Nursing Home Assistance and Coordination Center (NHACC)

COVID-19 Directive to Increase Availability of Beds by a Minimum of 50% And Provide Necessary Staffing and Equipment

Emergency regulation approved March 9, 2020 by the Public Health and Health Planning Council (“PHHPC”)

These regulations clarify the authority and duty of the New York State Department of Health (“Department”) and local health departments to protect the public in the event of an outbreak of communicable disease, through appropriate public health orders issued to persons diagnosed with or exposed to a communicable disease. These regulations also require hospitals to report syndromic surveillance data to the Department upon direction from the Commissioner and clarify reporting requirements for clinical laboratories with respect to communicable diseases.

Webinar for NYS DOH Health Care Providers: Update on COVID–19 for NYS Healthcare Providers

Health Advisory: COVID–19 Cases in Nursing Homes and Adult Care Facilities

Immediate Temporary Suspension of Statewide Adult Day Health Care Program Services as a Response to COVID–19

Medicaid Update Special Edition: New York State Medicaid Coverage and Reimbursement Policy for Services Related to COVID–19

New York State COVID-19 Volunteer and Donation Assistance Program

New York State Medicaid Prescriber Education Program – COVID-19 Drug Topics

COVID-19 Guidance

Office of Mental Health (OMH)

Streamlined Process to Permanently Add Telemental Health as an Optional/Additional Service

Infection Control Guidance for Reopening Public Mental Health System Sites

COVID-19 Infection Control Guidance for OMH Residential and Site-Based Programs

COVID-19 Disaster and Emergency FAQs (Updated 06/11/2020)

COVID-19 Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) FAQs

COVID-19 Supportive Housing FAQs

Psychiatric Center Admissions Screening Form (3/23/2020)

Calendar Year 2019 Consolidated Fiscal Report Due Date Extension

Webinars

COVID-19 Guidance

Office of Addiction Services and Support (OASAS)

Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)

Department of Financial Services (DFS)

Department of Labor

Department of Environmental Conservation

Department of Agriculture & Markets

New York State Education Department

Department of Taxation and Finance

NYS Attorney General

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