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Assisted Living Director Licensure Course – Begins Next Week

On July 21, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

LeadingAge Minnesota’s highly anticipated Assisted Living Director Licensing Course begins on July 27. It is designed for individuals seeking to become licensed assisted living directors who are not eligible through the legacy pathways.

Survey Forms posted for Assisted Living Licensed Settings

On July 21, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

On Friday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) posted the forms staff will use to conduct a survey under the new assisted living licensure laws.

Review Recently Published Assisted Living Licensure Rules

On July 21, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

The Minnesota Department of Health has announced the Notice of Adoption for the Rules Governing Assisted Living Facilities was published in the State Register on July 19. You may review the Notice of Adoption on the Minnesota State Register website, State Register Volume 46, Number 3 (Page 33).

Assisted Living Director Licensure Course – Last Chance to Get in from the Beginning

On July 14, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

LeadingAge Minnesota’s highly anticipated Assisted Living Director Licensing Course begins tomorrow (July 15) with a course orientation; the first course will be on July 27. It is designed for individuals seeking to become licensed assisted living directors who are not eligible through the legacy pathways.

Emergency Preparedness in Assisted Living (July 22 Webinar)

On July 14, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

Get a detailed overview of the new requirements for disaster planning and emergency preparedness as part of Minnesota's Assisted Living Licensure, which takes effect on Aug.

Assessments Versus Monitoring: What’s the Difference?

On July 14, 2021 by Kari Everson

With the implementation of the new assisted living requirements on Aug. 1, organizations are attempting to work out their policies and processes related to assessments and ongoing review and monitoring. A comprehensive assessment, with the items listed as required in the uniform assessment tool, must be offered to all residents moving into an assisted living. The resident has the option to refuse this assessment. If the resident refuses the assessment, the organization should document this refusal.

MDH Expecting Individualized Abuse Prevention Plans for All Assisted Living Residents

On July 14, 2021 by Kari Everson

Assisted living settings are working diligently to have the necessary components in place by Aug. 1. 

Under the new assisted living license, which goes into place on Aug. 1, all assisted living residents must have an individualized abuse prevention plan (IAPP).

Assisted Living Licensure Education Offerings

On July 7, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

LeadingAge Minnesota continues to offer a broad range of education and training to help you prepare for the Aug. 1 implementation of assisted living licensure.

HHS Bill Addresses Requirements for Settings Exempt from Assisted Living Licensure

On July 7, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

The Health and Human Services (HHS) omnibus budget bill passed by lawmakers last month included important policy provisions that ensure that licensed assisted living providers and those providers exempt from assisted licensure will be eligible to receive customized living payments. This legislation paves the way for the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) to issue the Assurance Form for settings that are exempt from assisted living licensure and will ensure residents receiving services in these settings are not disrupted.

Assisted Living Licensure Sampler Available for Purchase

On June 30, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

The Assisted Living Licensure Sampler is a curated selection of 11 sessions from the Institute related to Assisted Living Licensure (ALL) and is available for purchase.

Registration Open for Assisted Living Director Licensure Course

On June 30, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

LeadingAge Minnesota’s highly anticipated Assisted Living Director Licensing Course begins on July 15 with orientation and its first course on July 27. It is now open for registration.

Emergency Preparedness for Assisted Living Webinar is July 22

On June 30, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

The new assisted living licensure rules include extensive requirements for disaster planning and emergency preparedness. The Minnesota Department of Health rule incorporates federal preparedness standards that take effect on Aug. 1.

Emergency Preparedness Standards for Assisted Living

On June 30, 2021 by Jonathan Lips

Our team has created a new resource to support assisted living facilities with understanding and implementing the emergency preparedness requirements contained in the so-called "Appendix Z."

Payment & Background Checks Needed for Assisted Living Licensure Completion

On June 30, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

Last week, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) clarified the final steps providers need to complete to receive their assisted living license by Aug. 1.

LTCC Validation Expected to Resume Under Assisted Living Licensure

On June 30, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

The requirement for an assisted living licensed setting to inform a prospective resident of the availability of and contact information for long-term care consultation services continues as we transition to assisted living licensure.

June 29-30: Assisted Living Licensure Clinical Workshop

On June 23, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

On June 29 and 30, a two-part virtual webinar series, Assisted Living Licensure Clinical Workshop, provides nurses an in-depth review of the new clinical requirements for the assisted living license.

Now Available for Purchase - Assisted Living Licensure Sampler Content

On June 23, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

The Assisted Living Licensure Sampler is a curated selection of 11 sessions from the Institute related to Assisted Living Licensure (ALL) and is available for purchase.

Just Released – Assisted Living Director Licensure Course Begins in July, Registration Open

On June 23, 2021 by Heidi Simpson

LeadingAge Minnesota’s highly anticipated Assisted Living Director Licensing Course begins on July 15 with orientation and its first course on July 27. It is now open for registration.

Pre-Order Your New Assisted Living Manual

On June 23, 2021 by Libbie Chapuran

LeadingAge Minnesota is now taking orders for the much in demand assisted living manual, The Essential Guide to Assisted Living in Minnesota.

Who is a Resident under the Assisted Living Statute?

On June 23, 2021 by Bobbie Guidry

Under assisted living licensure, everyone who resides in the licensed assisted living setting is a resident by definition. We continue to work through the implications of the definition of your requirements as an assisted living provider, but several components are known.

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