LeadingAge Press Releases
Here you'll find
the latest press statements from LeadingAge. Press inquiries should be directed
to Lauren Shaham, 202-508-1219.
Tommy Goodwin has joined LeadingAge director of member
advocacy. In this newly created role, Goodwin will work with LeadingAge's
member advocacy, communications and legislative affairs staff to
ensure that members are engaged with
their legislators, briefed on
proposed legislation, and informed about
LeadingAge's policy priorities. You can reach Tommy at 202-508-9442 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Today, LeadingAge and EMA announced
the honorees of the Senator William Proxmire award, Excellence in
Dementia Care award and the Family Caregiver award. The honorees
were selected for their exceptional leadership in the quest to
improve the lives of those affected by Alzheimer's disease and
LeadingAge’s Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST) today
released 2 new resources designed to help long-term and post-acute care
(LTPAC) organizations identify and select telehealth products: a whitepaper and a telehealth selection matrix.
On Sept. 14, the Long-Term
Care Commission issued its recommendations. LeadingAge President Larry Minnix
commended the commission, and called on Congress to address long-term care
financing, on which the commission could not agree. We are reviewing the
recommendations and will have a thorough analysis in the next few
LeadingAge’s Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST) has released the final product in an updated set of free tools designed to help long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) organizations identify and select electronic health records (EHR) products.