UPDATED October 21 — Visit this page regularly for current information, tools, and resources to help LeadingAge members plan for and respond to COVID-19.
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See an archive of all member updates.
- Survey: Cases, Isolation, Financial Strain in Affordable Senior Housing (10/21/20) NEW
- Updates to PRF NH Infection Control Incentive Payments (10/19/20)
- CDC Adds Point-of-Care Testing Data Pathway to NHSN COVID-19 Module (10/16/20)
- HHS and CDC Announce Pharmacy Partnership Program for COVID-19 Vaccine (10/16/20)
- HUD Multifamily Issues Updated FAQs (10/14/20)
- Social Security Administration announces 2021 Increase (10/13/20)
- HUD postpones new CNA eTool launch (10/13/20)
- CDC issues eviction ban FAQs (10/12/20)
- IRS Extends Non-Filer EIP Deadline Until Nov. 21 (10/12/20)
- HHS Issues Helpful Clarifications on Infection Control and Phase 3 (10/9/20)
- LeadingAge Interview with Admiral Brett Giroir on COVID-19 Testing (10/6/20)
- White House Summarizes Steps Taken for Older Adults; Many LeadingAge Concerns Unaddressed (10/2/20)
- Select Subcommittee Holds Hearing on the Coronavirus Crisis (10/2/20)
- National Committee Issues COVID-19 Vaccine Report, Adopts LeadingAge Recommendations (10/2/20)
- Phase 3 Application for Provider Relief Opens Oct 5 (10/5/20) UPDATED
- Federal Funding Set Through December 11 (10/1/20)
- CMS Updates Testing Frequency Methodology (10/1/20)
- CMS Releases Memo Reiterating Emergency Prep Guidance (10/1/20)
- HUD issues first COVID-19 relief payments (9/30/20)
- Senior Housing Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Updates (10/16/20)
- Nursing Home Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Update (10/16/20)
- Provider Relief Fund Overview (10/9/20)
- Senior Housing Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Updates (10/9/20)
- BD Veritor Batch Testing Training for LeadingAge Members (10/9/20)
- Nursing Home Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Update (10/9/20)
- Senior Housing Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Updates (10/2/20)
- Nursing Home Weekly: Recap of LeadingAge Update (10/2/20)
- Housing providers explore collaborations with health centers (10/1/20)
- LeadingAge Letter to CMS on Testing for Surveyors (9/30/20)
- LeadingAge Letter to CMS on Testing for Hospital Workers (9/30/20)
- COVID-19 Hospice Respite Care Relief Act Introduced (9/21/20) UPDATED
- LeadingAge Congressional Asks (9/15/20)
A complete timeline of advocacy is available here.
QUESTIONS? Ask LeadingAge National, Your State Association, or Each Other: There are many ways to get help during this crisis. Staff at LeadingAge’s national office are always here for you. Contact our team directly or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community COVID-19 group to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for dealing with the coronavirus.