LeadingAge Need to Know - 4.21.21

Members | April 21, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, April 21, 2021

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates three days a week on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest news and resources.

Collaborative Care & Health IT Innovations Summit

We're looking forward to the 2021 Collaborative Care & Health IT Innovations Summit, happening virtually June 8-10. It's never been more important to build connections with collaborative care partners and stay on top of ongoing healthcare industry changes. Learn more.

Take Action: Urge Congress to Fund More Affordable Senior Housing

Congress is beginning to consider HUD funding levels for fiscal year 2022. While the HUD appropriations bill will not be finalized for several months, getting messages from constituents into congressional offices NOW will help secure LeadingAge priorities for HUD funding. Contact your members of Congress!

This Week’s Coronavirus Policy Updates

There will be no policy update today as it’s the LeadingAge Virtual Lobby Day! Tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. ET, Lisa Thomson and Sue LaGrange from LeadingAge partner Pathways Health will talk about a new infection control toolkit. Register now to join us, and checkout the podcast series, LeadingAge Coronavirus Spotlights, featuring presentations by LeadingAge members and subject-matter experts who have been guests on our live online policy updates.

Don’t Miss: Annual Meeting Available On-Demand

If you missed the Annual Meeting Virtual Experience live event, you can access on-demand content at a discounted rate now through April 30, 2021. On-demand registration includes education sessions, keynote presentations, access to Business Intelligence Zone (BIZ), and all Virtual Experience areas, including Sponsor Talks, EXHALE, and other on-demand content.

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, including Senator Murray Elevates LeadingAge Workforce Policy Priority. 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.