By The Numbers: A Coronavirus Wake Up Call
Here are two numbers that should give you pause: 109,440 and 5. Crunching the numbers from today’s American Hospital Association webinar, Preparing for the COVID-19 – What Healthcare Leaders Need to Know, we estimate ...
Coronavirus: The Time for Calm Preparedness is Now.
Generally speaking, the likelihood of the novel Coronavirus spreading in the U.S. no longer a question of “if,” but “when?” This is how Dr. Messonnier described ...
An Ounce of Prevention: Coronavirus
Update On February 6, CMS released a memo to all Medicare-participating healthcare facilities regarding the novel Coronavirus. This memo provides resources for providers, including those from the CDC linked below. CMS also strongly encourages ...
September is National Disaster Preparedness Month
At LeadingAge we’ve often found ourselves reluctant to use the term wellness. The word carries with it implications of physical fitness and the absence of disease. And yet, it’s hard to find an older adult that’s not living with some kind of diagnosis. In fact, according to one ...