LeadingAge Need to Know - 7.16.21

Members | July 16, 2021

LeadingAge Need to Know: Monday, July 12, 2021

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

Following are the latest news and resources.

Thinking About Strategic Planning? You Need These New Resources
Those of us who work in the aging services sector know there’s never been a more important time to bolster our organization’s strength. That’s why LeadingAge is rolling out a new package of Governance Resources for Aging Services—designed to directly address the unique challenges and opportunities our members face. The first of four self-guided resources is designed to lead you through annual strategic work with your Boards. LeadingAge members receive 50% off the purchase price—and early adopters save even more. Get started on your organization’s governance strategy today.

July 27 Webinar: Complying with New Provider Relief Fund Reporting Requirements
Are you ready to report on the Provider Relief Funds you received this past year? Join our 90-minute webinar to gain expert guidance as the September 30 reporting deadline approaches. You will learn what you should be paying attention to, hear how HHS reporting guidelines will impact your lost revenue calculations, and discuss how this reporting will intersect with other assistance you may have received during the pandemic.

LeadingAge Quarterly Housing Survey
It’s time for our quarterly affordable housing survey! Please fill out this 5-minute pulse check on a number of issues, including on accessibility features at affordable housing communities and operational challenges. The information we collect helps our advocacy with HUD and Congress, helps determine the kinds of materials to produce for our housing members, and helps you understand how your peers are doing during the pandemic. Please complete the survey by Friday, July 23.

Monday’s Online Coronavirus Policy Update Call
Join us Monday at 3:30 p.m. ET to hear from workplace culture expert Cara Silletto. She will share her expertise on how LeadingAge members can build confidence and trust around COVID-19 vaccines as well as how to create an organizational culture that can withstand the strains of COVID-19 and beyond. Register now to join us.

National Healthcare at Home 2021 Best Practices and Future Insights Study
LeadingAge is excited to support the National Healthcare at Home 2021 Best Practices and Future Insights Study. Expected to be the most comprehensive study on the delivery of care at home to date, results will include best practices on the topics of staffing, reimbursement, new care delivery models, palliative care, and more. Home health, hospice, and/or personal care agencies should register today. For more information visit the study website or contact hcresearch@berrydunn.com.

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:​​

​​​​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.