Initial Approval for 38 States' HCBS State Transition Plans
To date 38 states have received initial approval and 5 states received final approval of their state transition plan.
Emergency Preparedness Moving Forward, LeadingAge Tells Aging Committee
In the wake of nursing home resident deaths following Hurricane Irma, the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging held a hearing September 20, 2017 on Disaster Preparedness and Response: The Special Needs of Older Americans. In his opening statement, the committee's Ranking Member, Senator Bob ...
New Orleans: What’s There for You?
Here’s a glimpse at what’s in store for leaders of life plan communities and assisted living settings who travel to New Orleans Oct. 29-Nov. 1 for this year’s LeadingAge Annual Meeting and EXPO.
How Would a Minimum Wage Hike Affect Your Organization?
A new report from RTI International contains data showing how assisted living settings and life plan communities would be affected if the federal minimum wage were increased to $10, $12 or $15. The report is a joint project of RTI and the Center for Excellence in Assisted Living.
Are You Missing out on Palliative Care?
Palliative care helps many Americans manage terminal illness and prepare for the end of life. But that’s not the only thing it can do.