LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 5.11.20

Members | May 11, 2020

Daily updates as of May 11. 

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We are sharing the very latest with members twice each weekday. Morning updates go out via email, and we’re hosting daily online updates each weekday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. ET. You can visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest coronavirus news and resources.

LeadingAge CEO Recognized as A Notable Newsmaker

This year, the McKnight’s outlets are recognizing 40 notable newsmakersincluding our own Katie Sloan Smith. The trade media source notes that Katie “has been an especially vocal advocate for their needs in the battle against COVID-19.” Read the profile here.

This Week’s Virtual Session: Ethical Dilemmas: Decision-Making in a Pandemic

The Knowledge Center is launching new Virtual Sessions, live online presentations with extended Q&A. Space is limited, so register for free today.

Daily Online Live Member Updates

Every weekday at 3:30 pm ET, LeadingAge policy experts continue to share the most up-to-date coronavirus information, and talk with a range of guests. Presentation materials and summaries of recent guest are available:

Need to miss a session? LeadingAge Coronavirus Spotlights are brief but informative podcasts featuring these guest presentations. New podcasts are available now or register to join us live each afternoon.

Practical Ideas From Members

LeadingAge is offering even more ways for members to learn from one another by gathering examples of the innovative solutions you’re deploying. Read new stories on topics including:

New Insights and Tools From LeadingAge

LeadingAge staff experts are developing essential guidance and tools, and curating the most relevant resources for aging services providers.

A complete timeline of insights, tools, and useful links is available here, so you’ll never miss an update.

Trusted Business Resources
Don’t forget that LeadingAge is curating many offers from businesses wanting to help members get through the coronavirus crisis. New offers for communication services & systems, telehealth or telemedicine support and disaster planning tools are posted on our website, and more are added each week.

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.