LeadingAge Need to Know - 2.5.21

Members | February 05, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, 2.5.21

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates three days. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest news and resources.

Monday’s Online Coronavirus Policy Update

COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among staff is in the news and top of mind for LeadingAge members. Join us on Monday at 3:30 p.m. ET to hear from LeadingAge member Scott Crabtree from Lambeth House in New Orleans. He will discuss his community’s policies that helped get over 97% of staff vaccinated and how he used a strategic education campaign to alleviate concerns among staff and residents. Register now to join us.

New Nursing Home Toolkits

LeadingAge has worked with Pathway Health to develop a series of toolkits to help nursing home providers overcome challenges associated with COVID-19. We’ve recently added these toolkits to the series:

Additionally, the Testing and Vaccination toolkits have been updated. Tools and resources are for LeadingAge members only. You will need your email and password to access these documents through the my.leadingage.org.

LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston: What Sets Us Apart?

Robyn Stone, co-director of the LTSS Center and SVP of research at LeadingAge, shares her insights about what she values most about the work LeadingAge researchers do every day to help aging services providers and the older adults they serve.

New Insights and Tools From LeadingAge

LeadingAge staff experts are developing essential advocacy, guidance and tools, and curating the most relevant resources for aging services providers on COVID-19 and beyond, including:

A complete timeline of insights, tools, and useful COVID-19 links is available here, so you’ll never miss an update.

Questions? Ask LeadingAge National, Your State Association, or Each Other

There are many ways to get help during this crisis. Contact LeadingAge’s national team directly or email us at covid@leadingage.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.