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Oppose Tax Legislation: Contact Legislators Now
Take action against H.R. 1 now. The two bills passed by the House and Senate had differing provisions, which remain to be resolved by a House-Senate conference committee. Both houses then will have to vote on the final draft. There is still time for us to defeat ...
Money Follows the Person Bill Introduced
LeadingAge commends Sens. Hatch and Wyden in the Senate Finance Committee for their leadership, and Sens. Portman and Cantwell for introducing the bipartisan ‘‘Ensuring Medicaid Provides Opportunities for Widespread Equity, Resources, and Care Act’’ or ...
A Better Future for Older Americans — If We Speak Up
Next Avenue invited its 2017 Influencers in Aging to blog about the one thing they would like to change about aging in America. Robyn Stone, senior vice president of research at LeadingAge, and one of this year's Influencers in Aging, wrote this post for Next Avenue.
Training Videos for New LTC Survey Process
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) released new Long Term care survey process training videos. The training videos are broken up into the sections of the survey including but not limited to: Entrance Conference, Initial Pool, Observations, Interviews, Facility Tasks, Investigations and Closed Record Review. Please ...
MedPAC Discusses Post-Acute and SNF Payment Recommendations
The presentation began with MedPAC’s concerns about the current PAC payment systems including similarity of individuals treated across settings with separate payment structures, lack ...