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How U.S. Immigration Policy Could Affect the LTSS Workforce
How will immigration policy affect the LTSS workforce? Robyn Stone, senior vice president of research at LeadingAge, and Mary DiGangi, human resources director at the Menorah Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care, shared their thoughts with The New York Times.
Not For Profit Difference in Adult Day Services
The National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Care Statistics, Long-Term Care Statistics Branch released the report, Variation in Adult Day Services Center Participant Characteristics, by Center Ownership: United States, 2016 that presents the most current national estimates of selected characteristics of participants in adult day services centers and compares these characteristics by center ownership type.
Important Regulations for Unsafe Wandering Behavior
State officials, providers, beneficiaries and other stakeholders have concerns about how to adhere to the HCBS settings rule in relation to service provision for individuals with dementia or other conditions in which unsafe wandering or exit-seeking behavior is exhibited.
Bill to Help Seniors Stay in Their Homes Re-Introduced
H.R 4006, sponsored by U.S. Representatives Linda Sanchez (D-CA), Pat Meehan (R-PA), Leonard Lance (R-NJ) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR), would create a Community-Based Institutional Special Needs Plan (CBI-SNP) Demonstration to help frail, low-income Medicare beneficiaries remain in their homes and avoid costly nursing home care that frequently leads to impoverishment.
Webinar: Improving the Long Term Care Workforce With Strategies that Work
February 22, 2018
Robyn Stone, senior vice president of research at LeadingAge, will provide an overview of the demographics, trends and workforce challenges in elder care during a free webinar presented by The Green House Project.
2018 LeadingAge Oklahoma Annual Conference
March 06, 2018
Join LeadingAge Oklahoma for their Annual Conference March 6-7, 2018.
2018 LeadingAge Wisconsin Winter Symposium
March 08, 2018
Join LeadingAge Wisconsin for their Day at the Capitol March 8, 2018.
2018 LeadingAge Nebraska Spring Conference
March 14, 2018
Join LeadingAge Nebraska for their 2018 Spring Conference March 14-15, 2018