LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 7.17.20

Members | July 17, 2020

Daily updates as of July 17.

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. Register now. Visit the main coronavirus page anytime.

Following are the latest coronavirus news and resources.

Please Help: Three-Minute Member Survey
We urgently need a weekly snapshot of the current state of funding, personal protective equipment, and testing among our membership. Please answer these fast questions to help us assure the reality on the ground is reflected clearly in the media. Thank you very much for your input!

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 HHS to Send Rapid Point-of-Care Testing to Nursing Homes. A complete timeline of insights, tools, and useful links is available here, so you’ll never miss an update.

Can’t Miss Webinar! COVID-19 Employment Law: Reopening the Workplace
LeadingAge’s latest webinar is open for registration. Daniel Burke and Lyndsey Barnett will review the latest in employment and benefits guidance for continuing to operate during COVID-19. Earn 1.0 NAB CEs while covering topics including:

  • Are You Ready for Employees Returning to the Workplace?
  • Employee Privacy/Expression in the Workplace
  • PTO Best Practices, Including How to Administer Leave-Sharing Plans

Register now to save your spot on Thursday, August 6 from 2-3 p.m. ET.

Practical Ideas From Members
LeadingAge members face new challenges every day as a result of coronavirus. We're gathering examples of the innovative solutions they’re deploying to better serve older people and support their staff. Read new stories about how organizations around the country are addressing a range of issues, including:

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.