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3/20/2020 Op-ed: Indiana's nursing facilities embrace continuous quality improvement
3/9/2020 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for January 2020
3/9/2020 Residential Citation Update for January 2020 Survey Activity
3/9/2020 Make the Mark: A Skilled Nursing Facility benchmarking report
2/28/2020 Things to Know About Coronavirus
2/27/2020 ISDH webcast briefing on 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
2/9/2020 Residential Update for December 2019
2/9/2020 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for December 2019
2/9/2020   Take Action:  AHCA Request for NaviHealth Examples
1/28/2020 Count Me In - 2020 US Census
1/13/2020 IHCA/INCAL Members Achieve Progress in Quality in Long Term Care
1/13/2020 Residential Citation Update for November, 2019
1/13/2020 Update on the Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Regulation Proposed Rule
1/13/2020 Indiana State Plan Amendment Approved and Rate Release Schedule
1/13/2020 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for November 2019
12/1/2019 Residential Citation Update October 2019
12/1/2019 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for Skilled Nursing Facilities October 2019
12/1/2019 CMS Final Rule – Binding Arbitration & Compliance Check
11/30/2019 NEMT Commission Meets
11/30/2019 2020 Legislative Begins, Bosma Announces Retirement
11/20/2019 Member Update: Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Rule
11/14/2019 CMS Releases Proposed Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Regulation
11/1/2019 Update: Release of July 1, 2019 Indiana Nursing Facility Rates
10/12/2019 Important Update: CMS Announces Changes to Nursing Home Compare and the Five Star Rating System | Access Member Resources
10/7/2019 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for Skilled Nursing Facilities – G Level Citation’s are at an All-Time High in August
10/7/2019 Residential Citation Update
10/7/2019 Update: Release of July 1, 2019 Indiana Nursing Facility Rates
10/7/2019 Take Note: Indiana Medicaid Optional State Assessment Guidance
10/4/2019 Now Available: LTC Trend Tracker’s Semi-annual Report
9/9/2019 Are You Ready for the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) Coming October 1?
9/8/2019 Residential Citation Update
9/8/2019 CMS Issues Final Rule Easing Restrictions On Arbitration Agreements In Long Term Care Setting
9/8/2019 Skill up your employees through Graduation Alliance adult diploma program
9/8/2019 G/IJ/SSQC citation Update for Skilled Nursing Facilities
8/5/2019 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for Skilled Nursing Facilities
8/5/2019 CMS Proposes Changes to Delay Some Parts of Phase 3 Requirements of Participation, However PDPM is NOT Delayed – Full Implementation October 1, 2019
7/11/2019 Indiana Limited Criminal History Checks
7/1/2019 Residential Citation Update – May 2019
7/1/2019 Is your organization prepared for PDPM? Check out this readiness checklist!
7/1/2019 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update for Skilled Nursing Facilities
4/30/2019 Residential Citation Update
4/1/2019 Five Star Rating System Changes
3/20/2019 IHCA/INCAL's Career Pathway Website Expands to 17 States
3/13/2019 CMS is Lifting the Freeze in April 2019 – Five Star Survey Domain
2/4/2019 Using POST the Right Way: Misperceptions Place Facilities at Risk of Misuse
2/4/2019 CMS Final Rule Adjusting CMPs for Inflation – Annual Inflation Adjustment for 2019
12/3/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update – October 2018
10/1/2018 Avoid Survey Issues with Involuntary Seclusion
10/1/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update – August 2018
9/5/2018 HCBS Update
9/5/2018 Residential Citation Update – July 2018
7/9/2018 Laundry Management: Infection Prevention and Control
6/6/2018 Reminder to Enter End of Therapy Dates
6/6/2018 Clarification on Transition/Grace Period for New Fee For Service Transportation
6/6/2018 Advance Care Planning Certificate Training Program available beginning September 1, 2018
6/4/2018 Member Spotlight - Post-acute integration strategies: How strong are your partnerships?
6/4/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update – Failure to ensure the resident environment is free of accidents and hazards
6/4/2018 April Residential Care Citations
4/30/2018 Residential Citation Update for March Surveys
4/30/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update
4/30/2018 FSSA Resumes Enrollment in Medicaid Waiver for Most ALs
4/30/2018 Guidance for new Indiana Medicaid Cost Reports
4/30/2018 HCS Nursing Home Salary & Benefits Study
3/29/2018 Residential Citation Update for February 2018
3/29/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update – Will your Skin Management Program Result in a G Level Citation?
3/14/2018 Staffing to Affect Five Star Rating soon – Will Your Score Go Up or Down?
2/6/2018 Update to Indiana Medicaid's Proposal to Shorten Medicaid FFS Timely Filing Limit to 90 Days
2/5/2018 IHCA/INCAL education partner CNAonline.com releases CNA course with audiobook capabilities
1/3/2018 CMS Issues Advance Notice for MA CMS-HCC Risk Adjustment Model
1/3/2018 2017 November Residential Care Citations
1/3/2018 Value Based Purchasing Program Update
1/3/2018 G/IJ/SSQC Citation Update
1/2/2018 Health Facilities Task Force Update - December 2017
12/21/2017 SNF Resource Series Part 7
12/5/2017 October 2017 Residential Care Citation
12/5/2017 CMS Updates 2018 Medicare Part B Physician Fee Schedule File
12/5/2017 AHCA Building Prevention Into Every Day Practice: Framework for Successful Clinical Outcomes Series – Part 2 of 13
12/5/2017 Nutritional Care Considerations Under CMS ROP Phase 2: What you need to know
10/1/2015 ASPE Compendium of Residential Care & Assisted Living Regulations and Policy