HUD Official Mentions “Potential Resurrection of the 202 Program”
Except for $10 million in production and/or preservation funding in fiscal year 2017, Congress has not funded new construction for the Section 202 program since 2011. New funding for the Section 202 program is a priority for LeadingAge and a reference to the program’s potential resurrection is welcomed news. At ...
LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston: 2017 Annual Report
It’s been a busy research year for LeadingAge. We established the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston, made progress on groundbreaking studies designed to test housing plus services models, and documented the impressive benefits associated with culture change in nursing homes. We invite you to review these and other accomplishments, and to learn more about our work.
How Wellness Coaching is Advancing Health Equity in Colorado
Eaton Senior Communities has embraced wellness coaching as a “fundamental part of what we do,” says Chief Operating Officer Diana Delgado. The coaching model helped 2 team members at the Lakewood, CO, community earn the 2017 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for Health Equity.
4-Year Evaluation Shows SASH Continues to Slow Medicare Growth
Growth in annual Medicare expenditures was slower for older adults who participated in Support and Services at Home (SASH) panels that launched prior to April 2012 than for non-participants, according ...
A Better Future for Older Americans — If We Speak Up
Next Avenue invited its 2017 Influencers in Aging to blog about the one thing they would like to change about aging in America. Robyn Stone, senior vice president of research at LeadingAge, and one of this year's Influencers in Aging, wrote this post for Next Avenue.