Participants will gain knowledge on recently enacted laws pertaining to SNFs that are effective 4/14/20 as well as budget information from Albany. In addition participants will gain knowledge regarding the Palliative Care Act clarifying issues regarding providing resident centered end of life care including use of the Medical Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (MOLST).


  • Newly enacted NYS Laws impacting SNF’s
  • Albany Updates
  • Clarification on Palliative Care Issues


  • Michael Balboni Executive Director, GNYHCFA
  • Lourdes Martinez, Esq. Partner, Garfunkel Wild P.C.
  • Eve Koopersmith, Esq. Partner, Garfunkel Wild P.C.
  • Dr. Martin Grossman, MD, Board Certified Palliative Care and Internal Medicine


Administrators, DONs, Social Workers, Nursing Leadership, Department Heads, Medical Directors

WHEN?  Thursday, March 5, 2020

 TIME: 9:00am – 1:00pm

 Long Island Marriott

101 James Doolittle Blvd, Uniondale, NY 11553

 Breakfast will be provided

Please print out the following slides in advance of Seminar: