News Updates Archive

                    CDPAANYS’ 16th Annual Conference, “Moving Forward,” will be held on October 16-17, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York. Don’t miss New York’s only multi-day conference that focuses entirely on the Medicaid Consumer Directed Personal Assistance (CDPA) program! Early Bird registration is live […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 CONTACT: Bryan O’Malley 518-813-9537  CONSUMER ADVOCATES WORKGROUP REPORT ON ELECTRONIC VISIT VERIFICATION RELEASED Report Comes in Advance of Department of Health Guidelines The Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Association of New York State (CDPAANYS) has published a report detailing the recommendations of those who use Consumer Directed Personal Assistance […]

CDPAANYS and Bond, Schoeneck and King Attorneys are coming home for the final installment of the Best Practices educational intensive seminar that is essential to your fiscal intermediary’s toolkit.  The Capital Region Best Practices in Running Your Fiscal Intermediary Intensive will be held on June 21, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn Troy. With FI Authorization, […]

EVV Forum & Vendor Fair Schedule is Out!

Posted May 25, 2018 By Laura

Register today and start planning for our EVV & Consumer Direction Forum & Vendor Fair next week! Registration is FREE for CDPAANYS members and only $35 for the general public, which includes breakfast and lunch. In addition to the Vendor Fair, this event features product demonstrations of EVV solutions, panel discussions, and opportunities to network with […]

Dr. Howard Zucker, New York State Commissioner of Health and Greg Olsen, Acting Director of the New York State Office for the Aging, are requesting participation in a survey on barriers and gaps for New York’s long term care system. Data collected from this survey will be utilized by the newly created Long Term Care […]

Electronic visit verification (EVV) will become mandatory in personal care, including Consumer Directed Personal Assistance, January 1 of next year.  To help you prepare, we are holding an EVV/Consumer Direction Forum & Vendor Fair on May 31, 2018 at the Albany Capital Center in downtown Albany – just steps away from the Capitol and headquarters of New York State government. This […]

  Best Practices in Running a Fiscal Intermediary Registration Now Open for Western New York! January 31: New York City February 1: Long Island April 25: Buffalo – Click Here to Register! Date TBD: Capital Region CDPAANYS and Bond, Schoeneck and King Attorneys are coming to Western New York with an educational intensive seminar that is […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, March 8, 2018 CONTACT: Bryan O’Malley 518-813-9537 Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Association of New York (CDPAANYS) Recognizes International Women’s Day, Calls on Governor Cuomo to Raise the Wage for Personal Assistants 9 out of 10 Personal Assistants are Women On International Women’s Day, the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Association of New […]

  Best Practices in Running a Fiscal Intermediary Registration Now Open for New York City and Long Island! January 31: New York City – Click Here to Register! February 1: Long Island – Click Here to Register! Date TBD: Western New York, Capital Region CDPAANYS is once again partnering with Bond, Schoeneck, and King Attorneys and is kicking […]

On Monday, February 12, 2018, join CDPAANYS and the New York State Association on Independent Living (NYAIL) in Albany for Legislative Day!  New York State is facing a $4 BILLION budget deficit this year. There is talk of drastic reductions in funding being made to CDPA and other important services. Your participation in this fight is more important than ever!  Legislative Day is […]