Request for Applications - On-Time Quality Improvement for Long Term Care

FAU control # 0704271204


New York State Department of Health - Division of Quality and Surveillance for Nursing Homes and ICFs/MR

Schedule of Events

Application Due Date Changed

Per Amendment Two to the RFA (PDF, 21KB, 2pg.), the application due date has been changed to

Live Interactive Applicant Webcast August 8, 2007
Questions Due August 17, 2007
Updates Posted August 29, 2007
Applications Due September 28, 2007, 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility to Apply

A list of nursing homes that meet the 10%+ pressure ulcer threshold is available in the nursing home section of the Health Provider Network (HPN) (restricted access).

Additional Software Vendor Conference Calls

Additional conference calls have been scheduled to enable potential software vendors to discuss On-Time report specifications with the consultants so that the vendors can ascertain whether they have the capability to program the reports. Applicants are strongly encouraged to ask their vendors to participate in one of these calls. Vendors can register for one or more calls by e-mail to Sandy Hudak at Ms. Hudak will reply by e-mail with the call-in number and conferee code. Dates and times for the conference calls are:

  • Monday, September 10, 2007, 2 - 3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, September 11, 2007, 10 - 11 a.m.

Applicant Webcast

The August 8 applicant webcast is available for on-demand viewing.

The webcast was held in lieu of an applicant conference. No other applicant conference will be held.

Contact Information

Beth Dichter, Ph. D., Director
Bureau of Professional Credentialing
Division of Quality and Surveillance for Nursing Homes and ICFs/MR
161 Delaware Avenue
Delmar, NY 12054