Bill to Improve Training and Efficient Use of Direct Care Workers Introduced
U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright re-introduced legislation to Improve Training and Efficient Use of Direct Care Workers who care for older adults. The Improving Care for Vulnerable Older Citizens through Workforce Advancement Act H.R.3461 ...
Federal Judge Invalidates White Collar Overtime Rule
In the most recent action, the judge, an Obama appointee, found that the increase in the salary test from $23,660 to nearly $47,476 would dilute the "duties" test which focuses on the employee's dues, functions or tasks in determining whether the exemption applies. As such, the judge concluded that the rule inappropriately ...
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.
What Have We Done for You Lately? – September 2017
LeadingAge is proud of the work it does every day to serve our members. Here are some highlights of our work for you during September 2017.
How Would a Minimum Wage Hike Affect Your Organization?
A new report from RTI International contains data showing how assisted living settings and life plan communities would be affected if the federal minimum wage were increased to $10, $12 or $15. The report is a joint project of RTI and the Center for Excellence in Assisted Living.