Read the November/December Issue of LeadingAge Magazine
LeadingAge members that focus on quality - and isn't that everyone? - are increasingly turning to "evidence-based practices" to deliver care and services and differentiate themselves. As Dr. Robyn Stone of the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research points out, even consumers are beginning to look for evidence-based practices when choosing a provider. Read about those who are building the evidence base in our field and putting it to work in their communities.
As LeadingAge celebrates its 50th Anniversary, we also celebrate the people our members serve--people whose vitality, strength and trust inspire and encourage us. In this issue of LeadingAge magazine, we introduce you to LeadingAge members whose innovative good works are worthy of year-round celebration. You'll also meet eight amazing seniors who are celebrating in their own right - by living their lives to the fullest.
In this issue of LeadingAge magazine, read about how not-for-profit providers take on difficult tasks that would not otherwise be done, take leadership roles in their communities and test new models of service delivery.
This issue focuses on how providers serve low-income seniors, all the while refusing to allow funding shortages, language and cultural barriers, long distances or inertia slow them down.
The Anatomy of Change: This issue looks at how not-for-profit providers are reorganizing to serve more people and how accountable care organizations will impact aging services.
Read the January/February issue and see the many sides of wellness as it is practiced in the service of the aged.
Read this issue for case studies about members using technology, along with updates on electronic health records and what providers need to be doing to thrive in the world of the very near future.