Breaking Advocacy News

Advocacy updates in real time from the nation's capital.

  1. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of June 19, 2017

    LeadingAge Members Hold Rally to Oppose Medicaid Cuts LeadingAge members Menorah Park and Montefiore of Beechwood, Ohio, held a rally with their residents, family members, and board members to protest the proposed cuts in Medicaid being considered by Congress, generating 600 letters to their senator, Rob Portman ...

  2. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of June 12, 2017

    SNF PPS Extension Granted This morning we received notice that based on advocacy efforts of LeadingAge and others that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has granted ...

  3. Breaking Advocacy News - Week of June 5

    Mike Rinebold on the Hill Mike Rinebold, our state exec in Indiana, spent Monday afternoon on Capitol Hill meeting with health and housing staff in Indiana House offices and with Senator Donnelly’s office.  “Mike is a great advocate!” said Marsha Greenfield, LeadingAge VP for Health Legislation, ...

  4. 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:

  5. 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 ...