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
On Aug. 28, Asbury Methodist Village resident and founder of the Gaithersburg Beloved Community initiative, the Rev. Hal Garman, shared a legacy of activism for racial and social justice with a new generation as he guided a culturally mixed group of students and sponsors on the 50th Anniversary March on Washington. The mayor of Gaithersburg also made an appearance, congratulating the students and emphasizing the historic significance of the march.
Community HealthCare System (CHCS), located in Onaga, KS, has once again achieved SHARP status from the U.S. Department of Labor for their exemplary safety record.
Even if the title of this article makes you squirm, a recent collection of news pieces provides a reminder that it’s time to stop avoiding the topic.
Mary Immaculate Nursing/Restorative Center (MINRC) in Lawrence, MA, has been recognized with 2 awards for being green: the EPA's Energy Star certification, and Greenhealth's "Partner for Change, with Distinction" award.