A new report from the International Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing (IAHSA) explores how 9 providers of aging services in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia expanded their business lines to include the provision of home and community-based services.
The LeadingAge Center for Applied Research has received a $149,776 grant from the Retirement Research Foundation to evaluate a Medicaid pay-for-performance incentive program designed to facilitate the adoption of culture change in 340 Kansas nursing homes.
The LeadingAge Center for Applied Research (CFAR) and the LeadingAge Workforce Cabinet recently released 2 new Competency Development Guides that identify the skill sets for mid-level managers and personal care attendants working across the full continuum of staff positions and settings in the field of long-term care.
New competency development guides from LeadingAge celebrate workers by giving them the tools they need to succeed.
Dr. Robyn Stone has been invited to serve as a member of the Board on Health Sciences Policy at the Institute of Medicine (IOM). Stone was elected as a member of the IOM in Oct. 2014. Her appointment to the Board on Health Sciences Policy begins immediately and runs through Dec. 31, 2017.