LeadingAge Need to Know: Coronavirus - 8.26.20

Members | August 26, 2020

Daily updates as of August 26, 2020.

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.

Special Guest on Today’s Member Update Call

Join us today at 3:30 p.m. ET to hear from LeadingAge member Brian King, who leads the health and wellness programs at Deerfield retirement community in Asheville, NC. Brian will provide insight on how his community was able to overcome positive COVID-19 cases and work with the state to allow in-person visitation for residents. Brian will also discuss his community’s communication efforts with families and staff and how they are overcoming apathy and encouraging staff to stay vigilant outside of work to protect residents. Register for today’s call.

Take Advantage of these 2 Early Bird Specials
Don’t miss out on the early bird special for the virtual 2020 Collaborative Care & HIT Summit, September 15-17. Register before this Friday, August 28 using discount code TSAP2020 to receive $75 off your registration.

The registration discount for the LeadingAge Annual Meeting Virtual Experience ends September 15, 2020. Register today to reconnect with your peers and your purpose, without having to take time away from the important work you’re doing at your organization.

What’s Your Vision for Our Future?
This Thursday, August 27, join futurist Chris Cowart for this half-day Visioning Workshop, Leveraging COVID Learnings to Shape Our Future. He’ll use design thinking methodology to help LeadingAge members consider the potential opportunities and impact of the pandemic on the future of aging services. Register today.

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, tools, and useful 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.