LeadingAge Need to Know - 6.11.21

Members | June 11, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know, June 11, 2021

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Following are the latest news and resources.

Shared Learning Virtual Series: Promoting Emotional Wellbeing
After a difficult year that placed unprecedented stress and emotional strain on professionals in our field, we are launching a new virtual learning series, offering LeadingAge members in all types of roles the chance to find sustainable ways to support the emotional wellbeing of their colleagues and community members. The offering is limited to a 20-person cohort. Learn more and register here.

Fraud Alert: Annual Meeting & EXPO Offers
Please beware of any companies reaching out with hotel or other offers claiming to be related to the 2021 LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO. These companies are not associated with LeadingAge. Hotel reservations and registration will be available only through the annual meeting website beginning in July. If you don’t see a LeadingAge logo, beware! Questions? Email meetings@leadingage.org.

Deadline Approaching: Nominate Someone Today!
The LeadingAge Annual Awards honor individuals that embody excellence in mission-focused aging services leadership, are models of quality and innovation, and are making outstanding contributions to our field that merit national recognition. Nominations are currently being accepted in three categories: Award of Honor, RWJF Award for Health Equity presented by LeadingAge, and Joan Anne McHugh Award for Leadership in LTSS Nursing. The deadline to submit your nomination is June 18, 2021. Learn more about the award criteria and nomination process.

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 CMS Increases Payment Rate for In-Home COVID Vaccinations. ​​​​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.