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  • AHCA State of the Sector Report 2024
    3.05.2024
    Survey of 441 nursing home providers highlights persistent staffing and economic crisis.
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL and National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses Lead Joint Comment Letter Requesting CMS Withdraw Federal Staffing Mandate
    11.13.2023
    AHCA/NCAL and the National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses joined seven other leading nursing and long term care organizations in sending a joint comment letter to CMS to urge the agency to rescind its proposed federal staffing mandate.
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  • CLA Staffing Mandate Analysis - September 2023
    9.26.2023
    AHCA released an analysis today by professional services firm CLA, which analyzed the impact of President Biden’s proposed federal staffing mandate on nursing homes.
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  • Access to Care Report August 2023
    8.23.2023
    AHCA/NCAL released a data-backed report that illustrates the growing access to care crisis within the nursing home sector.
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests Targeted Claim Audit Relief Due to Ongoing Change Healthcare Outage’s Effects on SNF Providers
    3.06.2024
    AHCA/NCAL wrote to HHS requesting continued support in coordinating response activities related to the recent cyberattack affecting Change Healthcare. Specifically, the Association is requesting limited audit and review timeline flexibility.
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  • Coalition Letter: Urging Support For The Protecting Rural Seniors’ Access To Care Act
    2.29.2024
    AHCA/NCAL led a coalition of more than 1,000 organizations calling on U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Jason Smith and Ranking Member Richard Neal to support for the Protecting Rural Seniors’ Access to Care Act (H.R. 5796).
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL Asks HHS for Support In Wake of Change Healthcare Cybersecurity Incident
    2.29.2024
    AHCA/NCAL President and CEO Mark Parkinson asks HHS and CMS to announce that the cyberattack on Change Healthcare meets the criteria for issuing Accelerated Payments through the Medicare program.
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  • Letter: Coalition Writes U.S. Department of State to Prioritize Nurses' Visas
    10.17.2023
    While immigration alone cannot resolve this labor crisis entirely, it represents a significant piece of the puzzle in finding a solution.
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Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests Targeted Claim Audit Relief Due to Ongoing Change Healthcare Outage’s Effects on SNF Providerspdf3/6/2024 5:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL wrote to HHS requesting continued support in coordinating response activities related to the recent cyberattack affecting Change Healthcare. Specifically, the Association is requesting limited audit and review timeline flexibility.
AHCA State of the Sector Report 2024pdf3/5/2024 5:00:00 AMSurvey of 441 nursing home providers highlights persistent staffing and economic crisis.
Coalition Letter: Urging Support For The Protecting Rural Seniors’ Access To Care Actpdf2/29/2024 5:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL led a coalition of more than 1,000 organizations calling on U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Jason Smith and Ranking Member Richard Neal to support for the Protecting Rural Seniors’ Access to Care Act (H.R. 5796).
Letter: AHCA/NCAL Asks HHS for Support In Wake of Change Healthcare Cybersecurity Incidentpdf2/29/2024 5:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL President and CEO Mark Parkinson asks HHS and CMS to announce that the cyberattack on Change Healthcare meets the criteria for issuing Accelerated Payments through the Medicare program.
Letter: AHCA/NCAL and National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses Lead Joint Comment Letter Requesting CMS Withdraw Federal Staffing Mandatepdf11/13/2023 5:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL and the National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses joined seven other leading nursing and long term care organizations in sending a joint comment letter to CMS to urge the agency to rescind its proposed federal staffing mandate.
Letter: Coalition Writes U.S. Department of State to Prioritize Nurses' Visaspdf10/17/2023 4:00:00 AMWhile immigration alone cannot resolve this labor crisis entirely, it represents a significant piece of the puzzle in finding a solution.
CLA Staffing Mandate Analysis - September 2023pdf9/26/2023 4:00:00 AMAHCA released an analysis today by professional services firm CLA, which analyzed the impact of President Biden’s proposed federal staffing mandate on nursing homes.
Access to Care Report August 2023pdf8/23/2023 4:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL released a data-backed report that illustrates the growing access to care crisis within the nursing home sector.
Letter: AHCA/NCAL Offers President Biden Solutions to Improve Nursing Home Qualitypdf7/24/2023 4:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL outlines specific policy solutions the Biden Administration can implement that would help continue to improve resident care in nursing homes. The policies would do more to advance quality care rather than a federal staffing mandate.
AHCA Letter to President Biden - Staffing Mandatepdf7/12/2023 4:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL President and CEO Mark Parkinson sent a letter to President Biden underscoring serious concerns regarding a federal staffing mandate for nursing homes.

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