New Five Star Reports
February 05, 2016
T he updated reports were just posted on CMS' website. Look for an email soon with your individualized report. A reminder, Members should visit the Quality Metrics training page to access on-demand training and materials on Nursing Home Quality Metrics, Home Health Quality Metrics, and interpreting your 5-Star Analysis reports. If you are strugglin...
Proposed 1 Percent Medicaid Provider Rate Cut
January 26, 2016
Last Thursday, the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) approved their staff’s recommendation to not adopt the governor’s proposed 1 percent Medicaid provider rate cut. According to the JBC staff, adopting the staff recommendation will cost approximately $45.9 million in total funds, including $19.6 million in general funds. This is good news for Medicaid...
LeadingAge Colorado Legislative Luncheon
January 21, 2016
Yesterday about 75 LeadingAge Colorado members had the opportunity to have lunch with their state legislators at the Denver Art Museum and discuss the issues important to providers of senior services. Almost 20 members of the Colorado General Assembly and their staff listened to their constituents talk about the association's legislative prioritie...