Assisted Living

The LeadingAge members who offer assisted living are often a part of a Life Plan Community (formerly CCRC) but many are free standing. Assisted living is state regulated and all 50 states have some form of regulation or licensure category for assisted living, although it may not be called by that name. State regulations vary on who can be admitted and reside in assisted living. 

Assisted living is primarily private pay, although 41 states currently have a Medicaid Waiver/Medicaid State Plan for a limited amount of residents.

  1. OSHA Extends Electronic Recordkeeping Compliance Deadline

    OSHA has not specified a substitute compliance deadline for electronic submission of the Form 300A.  The original July 1, 2017 deadline had been applicable to LeadingAge members in the following categories: Employers with 250 or more employees – The employer must submit electronically OSHA Forms 300, ...

  2. Initial Approval for 28 States' HCBS State Transition Plans

    CMS granted 28 states initial approval of their Statewide Transition Plan (STP) to be in compliance with the federal home and community-based services (HCBS) regulations. 

  3. Compliance date for HCBS Settings Rule Extended to 2022

    However, we continue to emphasize the need for more practical guidance from CMS so states and other stakeholders can implement the regulatory provisions in a manner compliant with program requirements, without producing unintended consequences that will reduce the number of Assisted Living and Adult Day Centers providing ...

  4. HIPAA Settlements Underscore Need to Protect Data

    On April 24, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a HIPAA settlement ...

  5. Disaster Resources: Preparedness, Response and Recovery

    LeadingAge Disaster Resources: Preparedness, Response and Recovery Preparedness | Pandemic Flu Resources | Disaster ...