LeadingAge Need to Know - 5.26.21

Members | May 26, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, May 26, 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.

Following are the latest news and resources.

How Are You Supporting Your Team’s Emotional Wellbeing?

The last year has taken a toll on your team members, elders, and their families. Are you doing all you can to support their mental health and emotional wellbeing? Join LeadingAge's new virtual shared learning series for expert-led instruction to help you build and sustain strategies for supporting your community’s mental health. Led by Kelly O’Shea Carney, PhD, ABPP and LeadingAge’s Kirsten Jacobs, the series will explore why emotional wellbeing should be a top concern for your organization. Participation is limited. Learn more and register today.

This Week’s Online Coronavirus Policy Updates

Join us today and tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. ET for our online policy updates. Today, LeadingAge member Gus Keach-Longo will explain how his community worked with residents and staff to change their rules around masking in public areas. Tomorrow, LeadingAge member Lori Summers will discuss how her organization achieved high vaccination rates. Register now.

New Nursing Home Guide from AHRQ

Invest in Trust: A Guide for Building COVID-19 Vaccine Trust Among Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) is designed to help nursing home leaders build COVID-19 vaccine confidence among CNAs and overcome barriers to vaccination by applying insights from social, behavioral and cognitive science. Created by the Center for Public Interest Communications (CPIC) for the AHRQ ECHO National Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network, it offers practical tools for building vaccine confidence in U.S. nursing homes. Download the Invest in Trust Guide today.

Free Webinar: Supporting Nonprofit Sustainability During a Crisis

Join UST, a dedicated LeadingAge partner since 2002, today at 1:00 p.m. ET for a free 30-minute webinar to uncover essential tools and resources that can help nonprofit employers streamline HR processes and stay compliant with state and federal regulations. Whether your primary focus is to ensure compliance, better manage unemployment claims, or to simply stay afloat and keep your employees engaged, this webinar will provide expert insight and invaluable resources for addressing your current workforce needs. Register now.

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 What's Happening on Capitol Hill? ​​A complete timeline of insights and tools 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. If you have questions about local and state issues, contact your state association. Join the MyLeadingAge Member Community to ask questions, access resources, and share best practices for issues facing members.