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  1. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 29, 2017

    Members of Congress are back home this week and LeadingAge members are doing all they can to continue their advocacy. Read about 3 representative visits to our members:

  2. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 22, 2017

    June 1 CMS Deadline for SNF Quality Reporting Program Looming – CMS Training Webinar just made available Skilled Nursing Facilities must have all their MDS forms for admissions/discharges between October 1 and December 31, 2016 completed and corrected by June 1, 2017 to comply with the SNF Quality Reporting ...

  3. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 15, 2017

    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 ...

  4. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 8, 2017

    HUD 202 Housing Tour This morning, on May 8, LeadingAge and other members of the Elderly Housing Coalition, which LeadingAge coordinates, led a tour of our member St. Mary’s ...

  5. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of May 1, 2017

    Clouds and Some Silver Linings for Housing in Omnibus Spending Bill LeadingAge got a look at the omnibus spending bill early this morning. Congress has given itself until midnight this Friday to pass the measure to avoid a government shutdown. As with any 1600+ page bill, there are bright spots and disappointments ...