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April 2014
1068 Training

1068 Training is a state-mandated program that will help you pass a survey. The training is based on at least one of the 10 most-frequent deficiencies cited in the preceding calendar year. See the brochure for April 2014. Download the registration form for April 2014.

Medicaid PCS
Rate Update

As the year 2013 draws to an end, the Medicaid State Plan Amendment (SPA) is still being reviewed by CMS; therefore, the Medicaid personal care services (PCS) rate has not been established. more …

PASRR Only Required for Medicaid-Eligible

The Division of Health Services Regulation (DHSR) temporary rule, 1 OA NCAC 14K .01 01, Preadmission Screening for Adult Care Home Residents, will expire on November 26, 2013. more …

Deficiency FREE Surveys! NCALA congratulates Provider Members who have received deficiency-free biannual surveys from DHSR!

Committee, Study & Task Force Participation by NCALA

  • NC Coalition on Aging
  • NC Community Care Networks, Inc–Dual Eligibility Planning Workgroup
  • Independent Assessment/PCS Provider Focus Group Meeting
  • NC ACE (Action Collaborative for Excellence) in Long Term Care Workgroup
  • NC ACT (Alliance for Effective Care Transitions) Workgroup
  • NC NOVA (New Organizational Vision Award) Workgroup
  • NC PHCAST (Personal Home Care Aide State Training) Workgroup
  • SAFE (Strategic Alliances for Elders) in Long Term Care Workgroup
  • NC Tracks/NC Medicaid UAT (User Acceptance Testing)
  • NC Consolidated PCS Stakeholder Group and Sub-Committees
  • NC Alliance for Alzheimer’s Care
  • NC Blue Ribbon Commission – Consolidated PCS
  • NC Blue Ribbon Commission – Study State-County Special Assistance Rate Structure
  • NC Medicaid Program/EVC (Enrollment, Verification and Credentialing) Recredentialing Process
  • NC 1068 Training for Assisted Living Providers – Stakeholder Consultation
  • Executive Order 70: Review of Existing Rules for Adult Care Homes Workgroup
  • House Bill 677: Adult Care Home Resident Discharge Teams
  • NC DHSR Penalty Review Committee
  • NC IDR (Informal Dispute Resolution) Committee