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House Medicaid Extension Package Includes Medicaid MFP Provisions
LeadingAge supports House-passed bill that extends MFP for an additional 4.5 years, protects Medicaid recipients of HCBS against spousal impoverishment.
2019 Fair Market Rents and Income Limits
HUD announced changes to certain FY19 Fair Market Rents in March and the new 2019 Income Limits were issued on April 24. Both are important to housing providers, for different reasons. HUD has proposed changing the methodology for calculating FMRs, which may be of interest to PRAC properties considering conversion via RAD to Section 8.
LeadingAge Responds to Medicare Proposed Rules
The public comment period for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 Medicare proposed rules for skilled nursing facilities (SNF) and hospice closed on June 18, 2019. LeadingAge filed comments on behalf of our members for each rule that will impact payment and policy beginning on October 1, 2019.
Highlights From the 5th Global Summit Celebrating World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
“Elder abuse is a rampant, largely invisible, expensive, and lethal problem” was the key message of the fifth World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Global Summit held June 11.
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