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NYS Updated Mask Guidance

Published on: February 18th, 2022

Effective February 10, 2022, Governor Hochul lifted the statewide indoor business mask-or-vaccine requirement.  It will remain in effect though in certain settings, including schools, public transportation centers, hospitals, and all healthcare settings regulated by the NYS Department of Health. Since private OMS offices are not regulated by the NYS Department of Health, patient masking is […]

New Law Regarding Opioid Prescribing

Published on: January 14th, 2022

The Governor signed a new bill into law at the end of 2021 that requires people prescribing opioids to also prescribe an opioid antagonist in some circumstances.  The law takes effect June 27, 2022.  You can see the law and its conditions HERE

On December 24, the Governor’s office issued new Guidance for certain healthcare personnel and other critical workers.  This Guidance allows COVID-infected healthcare workers, who meet certain conditions, to return to the workplace after just five (5) days of isolation.  Please see the Guidance itself for all the required terms for this allowance.  This policy is […]

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