NYSDOH HERDS Survey Activated For Nursing Homes Due COB 9/17/18

Lisa Volk

The New York State Department of Health has activated a survey in the HERDS application on the Health Commerce System (HCS) that is required to be completed by all nursing homes, no later than close of business on September 17, 2018.  The name of the survey to be completed is:  "Nursing Home Laboratory Services".  Please be sure to have one of your staff who is assigned to the "Nursing Home Data Reporter" role in the HCS Communications Directory, log onto the HCS, navigate to the HERDS application, and respond to this survey. After responding to all questions, please remind staff to both Save, and then Submit the survey, so that your data will be available in reports. Questions regarding this survey should be addressed only to the following email: opchsm-cpso@health.ny.gov.


Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15