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  • ICYMI: Democrat Lawmaker Opposition Of Federal Staffing Mandate For Nursing Homes Is Growing
    The federal staffing mandate for nursing homes proposed by the Biden Administration is facing mounting opposition from prominent Democratic voices.
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  • ICYMI: AHCA/NCAL and National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses Lead Joint Comment Letter Requesting CMS Withdraw Federal Staffing Mandate
    Comment Letter Underscores Mandate’s Flawed Approach, As Licensed Practical Nurses Fail To Be Recognized As Nurses
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  • What They Are Saying: Kansas Governor Laura Kelly, U.S. Small Business Administration Among Latest Voices To Express Concern Over Staffing Mandate
    Growing Bipartisan Opposition Illustrates How Federal & State Leaders Are Putting Policy Over Politics
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  • AHCA/NCAL Urges The Centers For Medicare & Medicaid Services To Rescind Federal Staffing Mandate In Final Comments To The Agency
    AHCA/NCAL submitted their final comments today to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on the proposed federal staffing mandate for nursing homes.
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  • End of Year Wrap-Up for Regulatory Resources
    As 2023 ends, the AHCA Regulatory Department would like to provide a wrap-up of resources released throughout the year.
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  • SNF Billing is Complex. This Course Will Build Your Understanding.
    AHCA’s online training titled Revenue Cycle Management Academy delivers concrete strategies for skilled nursing facilities to secure earned dollars, minimize unnecessary losses, and stay paid.
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  • Savings Made Simple with AHCA/NCAL’s Exclusive GPO Partner
    Incite Strategic Partners is AHCA/NCAL’s exclusive Group Purchasing Organization partner that saves long term care facilities money on food and other common purchases while raising the level of service delivered to residents.
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  • AHCA/NCAL’s Parkinson Named “Most Influential” for 2023
    Mark Parkinson has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare of 2023.
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​NCAL's version of Capitol Connection, NCAL Connections offers the latest on issues happening in Washington, as well as events and programs specifically tailored for assisted living providers.

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​Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (ID/DD) Digest is a monthly publication for ID/DD service providers. Content includes information ranging from events, AHCA's ID/DD grassroots efforts, AHCA's ID/DD Committee focuses and work, and other important updates impacting providers and the individuals they serve in ICF/IID and group homes for ID/DD. To receive ID/DD Digest, please contact Dana Ritchie.

 NFP News

​Not for Profit (NFP) News is a monthly publications for NFP service providers. Content includes information ranging from AHCA’s annual Congressional Briefing fly-in event, AHCA’s NFP Day at the AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo, AHCA’s work with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and other important updates. To receive NFP News, please contact Dana Ritchie​.