LeadingAge Minnesota is the largest association of organizations serving Minnesota seniors.
Our mission is to transform and enhance the experience of aging.
Today our membership encompasses more than 1,000 organizations serving nearly 70,000 seniors every day in all of the places they call home, including adult day, independent senior housing, assisted living communities, in-home services and skilled nursing facilities.
May 12, 2021
After previously delaying the requirement for care centers to submit COVID-19 Relief spending information while awaiting federal guidance, the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) has announced that the special COVID Supplemental Schedule for the cost report year ended Sept. 30, 2020 must be submitted this summer.
May 12, 2021
On May 11, CMS announced an interim final rule establishing new requirements for nursing facilities. The rule requires care centers to offer COVID-19 vaccine to residents and staff, to educate residents and staff regarding the benefits and potential side effects of the vaccine, and to report COVID-19 vaccine and therapeutics treatment information to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN).