Regulatory Information

Information on the latest regulatory changes in aging services. 

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  1. 2021 Medicare Part B Rate Tool Available

    Now available for members is the 2021 Medicare Part B therapy rate calculator. You must be logged in with member access to view content on this page.

  2. HHS Posts List of NHs Receiving Incentives

    November NHIC incentive payments were sent to providers beginning the week of January 25 and December payments began arriving on February 12. HHS did not issue a press statement or provide any advanced information about these distributions. Below is LeadingAge’s analysis of the ...

  3. CAST Recommends OASH Make Telehealth Flexibilities Permanent

    When the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) asked how to best leverage new technologies to address chronic disease management in underserved populations of older adults, LeadingAge CAST recommended these approaches: Make key pandemic-related telehealth provisions a permanent part of the Medicare ...

  4. PRF Reporting Portal Launched, Requirements Revised and Reports Delayed

    Reporting Portal Registration For now, all providers who have received more than $10,000 in aggregate PRF payments (including those who received Nursing Home Infection Control payments and/or incentives) should set aside at least 20 minutes to register in the newly-launched reporting portal. LeadingAge would ...

  5. LeadingAge Supports Proposal to Reduce Prior Authorization Burden

    Initially, the proposed new requirements will only apply to Medicaid and CHIP managed care plans, state Medicaid and CHIP fee-for-service programs, and some health insurance exchange plans. CMS indicates that nothing in the proposed rules precludes Medicare Advantage organizations from also implementing these policies but for ...