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Check Your Inbox for the LeadingAge Key Contacts Survey

LeadingAge has embarked on a landmark, 2-phase initiative to survey its members during 2016. The first phase of the survey began earlier this month when a Key Contacts Survey was emailed to executive directors, chief executive officers, and other leaders of LeadingAge organizations.

Robyn Stone Will Receive M. Powell Lawton Quality of Life Award

Robyn Stone, executive director of the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research, will receive the 2016 M. Powell Lawton Quality of Life Award from the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA) in November.

The Gerontologist Publishes Findings from CFAR Study of Home Health Workers

Job satisfaction, consistent assignment, and health insurance are associated with lower intent to leave a job among home health workers, according to a recent analysis by the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research (CFAR) and Social and Scientific Systems Inc. The Gerontologist published the findings online on April 21.

SASH Continues to Slow Growth in Medicare Expenditures

The Support and Services at Home (SASH) program continues to slow the growth of annual total Medicare expenditures for program participants, according to the second annual report from a 3-year evaluation conducted by the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research (CFAR) and RTI International.

Robyn Stone Joins PSL Board of Directors

Robyn Stone, executive director of the LeadingAge Center for Applied Research, recently joined the Board of Directors of Presbyterian Senior Living (PSL), a LeadingAge member in Dillsburg, PA.