How to contest a CDPHE Survey

How to contest a CDPHE Survey

Brian J. Pinkowski, Esq. What do you do? You and your caregivers have worked your hearts out. Despite the blood sweat and tears you have expended to make things right for your residents, sometimes the Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment...

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When Do I have to Pay those Pesky Fines?

When Do I have to Pay those Pesky Fines?

Brian J. Pinkowski, Esq. The Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment (the “Department”) has added surveyors to the Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division. Rumor has it that there may be as many as 24 new surveyors. Of course, that...

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Legacy Healthcare Services Press Release

Legacy Healthcare Services Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 3, 2020                                         FOR MORE INFORMATION:                      Philip Lane, Director of Communications919.867.6146 LEGACY HEALTHCARE SERVICES PROMOTES MELISSA HALE TO CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER              RALEIGH,...

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New Referral Agency Laws

New Referral Agency Laws

Colorado Assisted Living Residence Referral Laws New Ways to Work Together   Introduction: Prior to 2019 Colorado was the wild west when it came to the working relationship between assisted living homes and placement and referral agencies.  It was an anything goes...

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2019 End of Session Legislative Report

2019 End of Session Legislative Report

Colorado Assisted Living Association End of the Session Legislative Report May 28, 2019 Prepared by The Kyle Group   598 Bills Introduced 462 Bills Passed 136 Bills Killed CALA monitored and acted on 31 bills or 5% of the bills introduced CALA Supported 6 bills and...

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CALA Passes Truth in Referral Legislation

CALA Passes Truth in Referral Legislation

CALA PASSES TRUTH IN REFERRAL LEGISLATION The 2019 legislative session saw the Colorado Assisted Living Association introduced and passed HB19-1268, "CONCERNING A REQUIREMENT THAT A REFERRAL AGENCY MAKE DISCLOSURES TO A PROSPECTIVE RESIDENT OF AN ASSISTED LIVING...

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