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Promising Practice Monthly Feature: COMPASS - Orientation and In-Service Training
In 2015, the incoming CEO of the Whitney Center in Hamden, CT learned that new employee orientations were being canceled so that more people could participate. Not only did he wonder how welcoming that felt to new staff – but he thought that while the current program provided a lot of information, it didn’t include the chance for much interaction.
LeadingAge Sponsors National Emerging Leadership Summit Program (NELS)
LeadingAge is also working with other organizations to help students and emerging leaders in our field! Recently, we partnered with AHCA/NCAL, Argentum, ACHCA, NAB, and other groups to sponsor a three-day program for leaders in older adult services.
LeadingAge Offers 3rd Student Program at Annual Meeting - Scholarships Available
LeadingAge continues to expose and connect students to the field of older adult services. For the third year, we are inviting students in graduate or undergraduate programs to come to the Annual Meeting in San Diego. Scholarships are available!
LeadingAge Lobbies to Fix CNA Training Penalty
LeadingAge advocates have been out in force to lobby for H.R. 1265, the bipartisan Nursing Home Workforce Quality Act. When a nursing home gets fined more than $10,000 -- despite the reason – it cannot train staff to be certified nursing assistants for 2 years. The bill would change the law to give CMS the choice to decide which penalty makes sense when a problem is found.
LeadingAge Florida - 56th Annual Convention & Exposition
July 22, 2019
Join LeadingAge Florida at the 56th Annual Convention & Exposition on July 22-24, 2019.
LeadingAge Tennessee - 2019 Annual Conference & Vendor Showcase
July 29, 2019
Join LeadingAge Tennessee for the 2019 Annual Conference & Vendor Showcase on July 29-31, 2019
LeadingAge Michigan - 2019 Leadership Institute
August 21, 2019
Join LeadingAge Michigan at the 2019 Leadership Institute on August 21-23, 2019
LeadingAge Ohio - 2019 Annual Conference and Trade Show
August 27, 2019
Join LeadingAge Ohio for the 2019 Annual Conference and Trade Show on August 27-29, 2019