NYSDOH Issues Notification of Commissioner’s Order

Nancy Leveille and Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

NYSDOH Acting Health Commissioner Howard Zucker has issued the following order for summary action for all general hospitals, diagnostic and treatment centers and off campus emergency departments. For the purpose of this order, Article 28 general hospitals do not include skilled nursing facilities. We are forwarding this alert for information purposes only. The Alert can be viewed from the link below:

https://apps.health.ny.gov/pub/ctrldocs/alrtview/postings/Notification_17537.pdf

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NYSHFA CONTACTS
Nancy Leveille

Senior Director, Member Operational Support
518-462-4800, ext. 20

Karen Morris

Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800, ext. 15