Making a Community College Your New Best Friend
A $6 million America’s Promise grant, awarded to Grand Rapids Community College last year, is helping 4 LeadingAge members recruit and retain qualified certified nursing assistants.
Unlocking the Door to Dementia Care
How can we ease the very real fears that people with dementia have about being segregated, isolated and locked away, both literally and figuratively?
Initial Approval for 40 States' HCBS State Transition Plans
To date 40 states have received initial approval and 7 states received final approval of their state transition plan.
OSHA to Extend Electronic Recordkeeping Compliance Deadline by 2 Weeks
The agency also stated its intention to issue further rulemaking to modify the 2016 final rule. 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, 300A ...
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 ...