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LeadingAge Urges Increased Funding for HCBS Programs in 2019
The House Labor/HHS Appropriations Subcommittee drafted the fiscal 2019 bill with an allocation allowing for no increases in total spending on the programs within the subcommittee's jurisdiction over the levels provided for 2018. LeadingAge joined other members of the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations ...
New QuickCast Explores Rent Proposals
This QuickCast is a fast way for members to get up to speed on HUD and Congressional proposals to change how rents of HUD-assisted residents, including older adult residents, would be calculated. As part of its fiscal year 2019 budget proposal, HUD has proposed to do away with medical expense deductions ...
Revised Memorandum to Prevent Legionella Infections
The memorandum has been revised to Clarify Expectations for Providers, ...
Aging Services Issues Update
Most of our legislative activity now is focused on housing and home- and community-based services appropriations for 2019. House and Senate appropriations committees are marking up legislation and the congressional leadership wants to get individual spending bills done before the new fiscal year begins on ...
Patient-Driven Groupings Model Proposed for Home Health
In their press release, CMS Administrator Seema Verma says “The redesign of the home health payment system encourages value over volume ...