LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus 11.6.20

Members | November 06, 2020

Daily updates as of November 6.

We are sharing the very latest with members with weekday morning email updates and live online updates Mondays and Wednesdays. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime.
Following are the latest news and resources.

Provider Relief Application Deadline TODAY and HHS Webinar Recording

The Phase 3 application for PRF closes TONIGHT at 11:59 p.m. ET. To meet the deadline, providers must submit their Tax Identification Number (TIN) for validation by the deadline. HHS continues to process TIN validations for Phase 2 and upon validation, those providers will be given the opportunity to complete the Phase 3 application. On a last-minute webinar yesterday, HHS advised that providers should NOT cancel their current applications to submit one for Phase 3 but await next steps. Watch the HHS webinar recording.

Must-See Webinar: Provider Relief Funds Reporting Requirements

Member who receive PRF funds won't want to miss this critical upcoming webinar. On Wednesday, December 2 at 2 p.m. ET, we’ll detail how you can maximize use of payments received from the Provider Relief Fund, while complying with current reporting requirements. CE credits are available. Hold your spot now!

Annual Meeting Begins Next Week!
The Annual Meeting kicks off next Tuesday, so register today. The full list of educational sessions is available to review, including these informative sessions from LeadingAge CAST:

  • Staff and Resident Screening Technology During COVID-19 on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 1 p.m. ET
  • Leveraging Social Connectedness Technology During COVID-19 on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 1:15 p.m. ET
  • Telehealth: Case Studies from the Trenches on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 3:15 p.m. ET

And for a chance to network and socialize with technology professionals, CAST Commissioners, technology vendors, and other peers in the aging services field, RSVP for the Virtual CAST Networking Reception on Monday, Nov. 16 at 1:30 p.m. ET (registered attendees only.).
Are you a newcomer to the field interested in connecting with peers at the Annual Meeting? Join the Next Gen Professionals Network on Monday, Nov. 9, at 3:30 p.m. ET for a dynamic afternoon of virtual conversations and fun, engaging activities. Register for Next Gen Meetup.

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.

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.