LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston

The LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston conducts research designed to help our nation address the challenges and seize the opportunities associated with a growing older population.

LeadingAge and the University of Massachusetts Boston established the joint center in 2017. The center, with offices in Washington, DC and Boston, is the first of its kind to blend the resources of a major research university with the expertise and experience of applied researchers working with providers in the field of long-term services and supports (LTSS).

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Explore Our Work

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  1. How Person-Centered Care Affects Resident Satisfaction

    A new article in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association shares findings from LeadingAge research on person-centered care in Kansas nursing homes.

  2. Analyzing the Financial Challenges of Middle-Income Elders

    The LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston is helping the National Council on Aging assess the financial challenges facing middle-income older adults.

  3. LeadingAge Massachusetts and LTQA Study Housing and Health Care Integration

    LeadingAge Massachusetts and the Long-Term Quality Alliance (LTQA) are designing a pilot project that will bring housing providers and health plans together to deliver coordinated services ...

  4. Study to Explore Ties Between Elders and Their Older-Adult Children

    A new study the relationships of parents older than 95 with a child older than 65.

  5. Robyn Stone: Influencer in Aging

    Dr. Robyn Stone brings decades of research experience and senior-level policy expertise to LeadingAge’s mission to inspire, serve and advocate for older Americans.