OSHA Extends Electronic Recordkeeping Compliance Deadline
OSHA has not specified a substitute compliance deadline for electronic submission of the Form 300A. The original July 1, 2017 deadline had been applicable to LeadingAge members in the following categories: Employers with 250 or more employees – The employer must submit electronically OSHA Forms 300, ...
Initial Approval for 28 States' HCBS State Transition Plans
CMS granted 28 states initial approval of their Statewide Transition Plan (STP) to be in compliance with the federal home and community-based services (HCBS) regulations.
Compliance date for HCBS Settings Rule Extended to 2022
However, we continue to emphasize the need for more practical guidance from CMS so states and other stakeholders can implement the regulatory provisions in a manner compliant with program requirements, without producing unintended consequences that will reduce the number of Assisted Living and Adult Day Centers providing ...
HIPAA Settlements Underscore Need to Protect Data
On April 24, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a HIPAA settlement ...
Disaster Resources: Preparedness, Response and Recovery
LeadingAge Disaster Resources: Preparedness, Response and Recovery Preparedness | Pandemic Flu Resources | Disaster ...